Bone Density - Nova Scotia Health Authority

Service/Procedure Summary

Bone mineral density (BMD) tests are usually done with low dosage x-rays. Doctors conduct these tests to determine the health of your bones or to confirm a diagnosis of osteoporosis.

Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 156days

Wait times

50%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
ALL Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 17
days
ALL Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 43
days
ALL Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 64
days
ALL Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 68
days
ALL Lunenburg Fishermen's Memorial Hospital 192
days
ALL Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 197
days
ALL Halifax Bayers Lake Community Outpatient Centre 272
days
ALL Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 334
days
ALL Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 358
days

90%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
ALL Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 31
days
ALL Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 69
days
ALL Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 82
days
ALL Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 231
days
ALL Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 273
days
ALL Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 368
days
ALL Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 455
days
ALL Halifax Bayers Lake Community Outpatient Centre 456
days
ALL Lunenburg Fishermen's Memorial Hospital 615
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.