Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery is to treat a kidney stone, which is a solid mass that forms in the kidney or ureter. Kidney stones are formed from certain mineral substances in urine that create small crystals that turn into stones.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
74 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
157 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
32 days
46 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
35 days
133 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
92 days
114 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
65 days
163 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
26 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
20 days
41 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
25 days
37 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
31 days
56 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
52 days
38 days
Truro
28 days
69 days
Truro
56 days
74 days
Kentville
92 days
53 days
Truro
46 days
127 days
Halifax
75 days
165 days
Sydney
134 days
181 days
Halifax
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218 days
Halifax
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70 days
Sydney
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80 days
Kentville
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208 days
Halifax
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134 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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71 days
Kentville
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183 days
Dartmouth
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44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
15 days
30 days
Truro
12 days
36 days
Sydney
15 days
33 days
Truro
22 days
40 days
Halifax
40 days
27 days
Truro
19 days
57 days
Halifax
40 days
93 days
Halifax
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64 days
Halifax
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35 days
Sydney
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27 days
Kentville
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40 days
Halifax
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32 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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26 days
Kentville
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59 days
Dartmouth
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40 days

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