Upper GI Series - Nova Scotia Health Authority

Service/Procedure Summary

An upper gastrointestinal series is a set of x-rays taken to examine the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine. For this procedure, the patient drinks a chalky liquid containing barium which outlines the interior of the organs as it passes through.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
51 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
21 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
31 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
32 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
33 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
37 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
45 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
53 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
107 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
6 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
9 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
12 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
13 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
13 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
25 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
27 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
27 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
42 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
76 days

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