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 ?
76 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
157 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
142 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
58 days
210 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
133 days
192 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
77 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
80 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
31 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
19 days
64 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
44 days
50 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
68 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
50 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
28 days
69 days
Halifax
63 days
38 days
Truro
47 days
73 days
Truro
43 days
120 days
Kentville
115 days
70 days
Kentville
75 days
142 days
Sydney
49 days
181 days
Halifax
---
218 days
Halifax
---
45 days
Sydney
---
80 days
Kentville
---
208 days
Halifax
---
130 days
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
71 days
Kentville
---
168 days
Dartmouth
---
44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
8 days
33 days
Truro
12 days
36 days
Kentville
25 days
30 days
Truro
19 days
39 days
Halifax
40 days
24 days
Truro
18 days
57 days
Kentville
40 days
62 days
Halifax
---
56 days
Halifax
---
32 days
Sydney
---
29 days
Kentville
---
36 days
Halifax
---
34 days
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
---
30 days
Kentville
---
51 days
Dartmouth
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40 days

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