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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
40 days
121 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
49 days
134 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
104 days
92 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
119 days
143 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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72 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
20 days
32 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
10 days
57 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
46 days
38 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
70 days
34 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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57 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
42 days
52 days
Sydney
108 days
55 days
Truro
179 days
62 days
Truro
39 days
239 days
Halifax
104 days
182 days
Kentville
97 days
344 days
Kentville
317 days
254 days
Halifax
---
169 days
Halifax
---
77 days
Halifax
---
32 days
Sydney
---
198 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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152 days
Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
---
31 days
Kentville
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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48 days
Kentville
---
112 days
Dartmouth
---
38 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
14 days
29 days
Sydney
20 days
26 days
Kentville
33 days
48 days
Truro
40 days
54 days
Halifax
35 days
65 days
Kentville
49 days
53 days
Truro
18 days
92 days
Halifax
---
42 days
Halifax
---
45 days
Halifax
---
28 days
Sydney
---
44 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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34 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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17 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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24 days
Kentville
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40 days
Dartmouth
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17 days

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