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 ?
62 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
12 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
27 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
29 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
30 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
42 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
54 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
73 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
237 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
7 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
8 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
13 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
18 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
25 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
31 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
32 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
37 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
142 days

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