Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery uses a special small camera that is inserted through a port (very small incision in the chest).

Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
57 days
101 days

50%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
23 days
26 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
36 days
111 days
Halifax
48 days
115 days
Halifax
37 days
39 days
Halifax
60 days
121 days
Halifax
80 days
64 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
50 days
Halifax
22 days
21 days
Halifax
15 days
17 days
Halifax
30 days
36 days
Halifax
35 days
18 days

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