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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
68 days
102 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
109 days
105 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
80 days
156 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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94 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
21 days
37 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
37 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
28 days
67 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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14 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
62 days
48 days
Truro
45 days
80 days
Halifax
84 days
45 days
Kentville
91 days
82 days
Truro
83 days
100 days
Kentville
113 days
87 days
Halifax
116 days
387 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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94 days
Sydney
---
135 days
Kentville
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197 days
Halifax
---
60 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
42 days
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Kentville
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285 days
Dartmouth
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134 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
19 days
Truro
16 days
36 days
Truro
17 days
44 days
Halifax
35 days
35 days
Kentville
28 days
43 days
Kentville
31 days
59 days
Halifax
35 days
66 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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54 days
Sydney
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26 days
Kentville
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50 days
Halifax
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24 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
31 days
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Halifax
31 days
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Halifax
31 days
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Halifax
31 days
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Halifax
31 days
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Kentville
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47 days
Dartmouth
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72 days

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