The province's wait times were 6.5 weeks longer than the national average.
Canadians could expect a median wait time of 49.2 weeks for neurosurgery.
Quebecers elected the Coalition Avenir Québec with an overwhelming majority.
In 2016, Canadians could expect to wait 10.6 weeks for medically necessary treatment after seeing a specialist.
More than 13 per cent of patients said they were adversely affected by waiting for non-emergency surgery.
Queen’s Park is throwing money at the problem and hoping it will disappear.