Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
22 days
113 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
39 days
117 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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30 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
58 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
16 days
60 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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22 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
27 days
50 days
Halifax
39 days
73 days
Truro
37 days
99 days
Halifax
43 days
109 days
Kentville
62 days
99 days
Halifax
51 days
124 days
Sydney
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84 days
Truro
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Kentville
22 days
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Kentville
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162 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
11 days
23 days
Halifax
21 days
21 days
Kentville
18 days
46 days
Halifax
15 days
52 days
Halifax
16 days
55 days
Truro
20 days
63 days
Sydney
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35 days
Truro
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Kentville
13 days
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Kentville
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63 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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31 days

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