Service/Procedure Summary

Nephrectomy is the removal of all or part of the kidney.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
35 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
93 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
39 days
51 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
96 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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90 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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75 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
29 days
37 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
16 days
52 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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52 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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53 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
39 days
43 days
Sydney
37 days
53 days
Truro
28 days
103 days
Halifax
35 days
98 days
Halifax
53 days
83 days
Truro
48 days
98 days
Truro
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Sydney
---
195 days
Kentville
---
84 days
Halifax
---
58 days
Kentville
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110 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
15 days
32 days
Sydney
9 days
38 days
Halifax
13 days
47 days
Truro
6 days
61 days
Halifax
22 days
50 days
Truro
25 days
75 days
Truro
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Sydney
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52 days
Kentville
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52 days
Halifax
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45 days
Kentville
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72 days

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