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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
55 days
75 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
110 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
134 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
48 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
224 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
2 days
36 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
13 days
41 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
45 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
27 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
35 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
31 days
68 days
Truro
40 days
70 days
Truro
41 days
78 days
Halifax
128 days
66 days
Kentville
92 days
103 days
Halifax
111 days
86 days
Halifax
71 days
213 days
Sydney
128 days
224 days
Halifax
---
41 days
Halifax
---
123 days
Sydney
---
100 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
---
111 days
Halifax
---
101 days
Sydney
---
---
Dartmouth
---
61 days
Kentville
---
146 days
Dartmouth
---
44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
14 days
23 days
Truro
9 days
31 days
Sydney
13 days
28 days
Truro
13 days
39 days
Truro
24 days
59 days
Halifax
29 days
58 days
Halifax
47 days
48 days
Halifax
82 days
30 days
Halifax
---
36 days
Halifax
---
45 days
Sydney
---
56 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
---
34 days
Halifax
---
38 days
Sydney
---
---
Dartmouth
---
30 days
Kentville
---
28 days
Dartmouth
---
38 days

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