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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
43 days
110 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
154 days
127 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
192 days
175 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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106 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
16 days
46 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
47 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
69 days
71 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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31 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
44 days
82 days
Halifax
84 days
45 days
Truro
55 days
80 days
Truro
60 days
110 days
Kentville
109 days
71 days
Halifax
135 days
127 days
Kentville
109 days
156 days
Halifax
90 days
386 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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74 days
Sydney
---
147 days
Kentville
---
197 days
Dartmouth
22 days
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Halifax
---
51 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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348 days
Dartmouth
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118 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
20 days
Truro
17 days
36 days
Truro
15 days
47 days
Halifax
34 days
32 days
Kentville
31 days
45 days
Kentville
31 days
67 days
Halifax
37 days
62 days
Halifax
35 days
67 days
Halifax
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Truro
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Halifax
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40 days
Sydney
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26 days
Kentville
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50 days
Dartmouth
9 days
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Halifax
---
25 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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53 days
Dartmouth
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51 days

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