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 ?
121 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
39 days
110 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
45 days
126 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
105 days
73 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
117 days
91 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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38 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
13 days
34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
15 days
32 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
38 days
23 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
55 days
36 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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29 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
42 days
56 days
Halifax
108 days
48 days
Sydney
45 days
122 days
Halifax
91 days
133 days
Truro
43 days
273 days
Kentville
124 days
336 days
Kentville
432 days
316 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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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
---
190 days
Halifax
---
32 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Kentville
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176 days
Dartmouth
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44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
14 days
27 days
Truro
16 days
26 days
Halifax
71 days
24 days
Halifax
35 days
64 days
Truro
11 days
110 days
Kentville
32 days
91 days
Kentville
58 days
91 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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22 days
Sydney
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41 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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Kentville
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44 days
Dartmouth
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110 days
Halifax
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20 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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42 days
Dartmouth
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29 days

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