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 ?
108 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
148 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
108 days
81 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
43 days
153 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
111 days
138 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
10 days
52 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
51 days
68 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
67 days
93 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
83 days
45 days
Sydney
58 days
82 days
Truro
49 days
100 days
Truro
77 days
110 days
Halifax
109 days
127 days
Kentville
109 days
168 days
Kentville
192 days
111 days
Halifax
74 days
420 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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276 days
Kentville
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138 days
Dartmouth
22 days
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Halifax
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60 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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348 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
20 days
20 days
Truro
16 days
43 days
Truro
17 days
45 days
Halifax
33 days
30 days
Kentville
31 days
45 days
Halifax
39 days
71 days
Halifax
40 days
78 days
Kentville
37 days
81 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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24 days
Kentville
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49 days
Dartmouth
9 days
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Halifax
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28 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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66 days
Dartmouth
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