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 ?
102 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
155 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
52 days
204 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
102 days
170 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
61 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
74 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
110 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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55 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
44 days
25 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
16 days
58 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
45 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
34 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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17 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
46 days
61 days
Halifax
42 days
69 days
Sydney
108 days
55 days
Truro
39 days
204 days
Kentville
97 days
180 days
Halifax
102 days
281 days
Kentville
317 days
143 days
Sydney
---
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Halifax
---
170 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Truro
179 days
---
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
198 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
---
77 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Halifax
---
29 days
Halifax
---
43 days
Kentville
---
84 days
Dartmouth
---
49 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
12 days
32 days
Sydney
20 days
27 days
Halifax
26 days
24 days
Kentville
28 days
42 days
Kentville
39 days
39 days
Truro
16 days
92 days
Halifax
39 days
79 days
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
34 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
---
Truro
36 days
---
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
63 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
---
31 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Halifax
---
17 days
Halifax
---
23 days
Kentville
---
42 days
Dartmouth
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29 days

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