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 ?
74 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
16 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
20 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
57 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
69 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
80 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
82 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
87 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
130 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
8 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
10 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
14 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
18 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
42 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
52 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
64 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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