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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
46 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
97 days
100 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
123 days
103 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
12 days
26 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
40 days
27 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
36 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
33 days
68 days
Truro
38 days
73 days
Kentville
63 days
62 days
Sydney
102 days
34 days
Halifax
112 days
46 days
Halifax
84 days
101 days
Sydney
85 days
107 days
Halifax
201 days
123 days
Halifax
71 days
315 days
Halifax
51 days
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Truro
29 days
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Halifax
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69 days
Sydney
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100 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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71 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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164 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
10 days
22 days
Sydney
13 days
22 days
Truro
8 days
28 days
Truro
12 days
29 days
Sydney
26 days
47 days
Halifax
32 days
42 days
Halifax
70 days
24 days
Halifax
30 days
72 days
Halifax
87 days
45 days
Halifax
30 days
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Truro
20 days
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Halifax
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33 days
Sydney
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43 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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28 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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30 days
Dartmouth
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