Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
51 days
49 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
40 days
94 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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62 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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79 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
23 days
27 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
28 days
39 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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55 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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54 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
26 days
60 days
Halifax
33 days
73 days
Halifax
47 days
109 days
Truro
36 days
124 days
Halifax
31 days
143 days
Kentville
85 days
105 days
Kentville
132 days
115 days
Sydney
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62 days
Truro
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Kentville
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162 days
Halifax
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46 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
7 days
27 days
Halifax
22 days
27 days
Halifax
22 days
27 days
Kentville
15 days
42 days
Halifax
15 days
66 days
Kentville
46 days
36 days
Truro
20 days
73 days
Sydney
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32 days
Truro
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Kentville
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60 days
Halifax
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23 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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