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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
52 days
103 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
108 days
57 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
39 days
136 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
278 days
152 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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190 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
19 days
23 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
32 days
29 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
19 days
42 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
52 days
44 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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32 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
56 days
73 days
Sydney
113 days
47 days
Halifax
91 days
161 days
Truro
194 days
83 days
Truro
39 days
273 days
Kentville
146 days
344 days
Kentville
432 days
259 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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96 days
Halifax
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32 days
Sydney
---
182 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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125 days
Dartmouth
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190 days
Halifax
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30 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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52 days
Kentville
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177 days
Dartmouth
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44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
16 days
23 days
Truro
14 days
28 days
Kentville
33 days
63 days
Halifax
34 days
64 days
Truro
48 days
51 days
Kentville
55 days
71 days
Truro
20 days
120 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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45 days
Halifax
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22 days
Sydney
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42 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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41 days
Dartmouth
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38 days
Halifax
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20 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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23 days
Kentville
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43 days
Dartmouth
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32 days

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