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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
22 days
100 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
121 days
197 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
111 days
322 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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126 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
28 days
28 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
15 days
45 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
19 days
50 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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46 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
52 days
37 days
Truro
43 days
83 days
Sydney
32 days
100 days
Kentville
109 days
53 days
Truro
46 days
133 days
Sydney
122 days
67 days
Halifax
74 days
210 days
Halifax
90 days
325 days
Halifax
---
218 days
Halifax
---
94 days
Sydney
---
115 days
Kentville
---
197 days
Halifax
---
85 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
71 days
Kentville
---
199 days
Dartmouth
---
134 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
17 days
33 days
Kentville
23 days
38 days
Sydney
31 days
32 days
Halifax
44 days
20 days
Truro
18 days
46 days
Truro
19 days
55 days
Halifax
33 days
65 days
Halifax
34 days
86 days
Halifax
---
34 days
Halifax
---
35 days
Sydney
---
35 days
Kentville
---
37 days
Halifax
---
27 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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28 days
Kentville
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55 days
Dartmouth
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108 days

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