Surgery waiting times revealed in the Valencian Community

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Lt. Col (Dr.) Bradford Scanlan, left, and Lt. Col. (Dr.) Juan Ortiz perform a microsurgical procedure at Womack Army Medical Center, Dec. 21, 2015. WAMC surgeons use a microscope and precision instruments when performing intricate operations on tiny structures. Photo by Eve Meinhardt, WAMC PAO

THE latest waiting times for surgery in the Valencian Community have been published for the month on June 2017, with the average time being calculated as 107 days.

Some of the times in detail are: cataracts 84 days, hernias 74, replacement hips 120, replacement knees 137, varicose vein operations 194, bunions 126, general surgery 95, gynaecology 37, ophthalmology 83, traumatology 130, urology 84, cardiac surgery 52, vascular surgery 192, plastic surgery 121, neurosurgery 160 and dermatology 38.

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