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 ?
67 days
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Wait Times

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Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
31 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
44 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
49 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
75 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
39 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
15 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
60 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
33 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
194 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
9 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
17 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
27 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
33 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
15 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
25 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
6 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
9 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days

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