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 ?
84 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
98 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
27 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
51 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
56 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
35 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
169 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
74 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
170 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
20 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
15 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
28 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
21 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
153 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
58 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
10 days

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