Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
39 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
97 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
39 days
97 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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132 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)
15 days
40 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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42 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
39 days
21 days
Sydney
14 days
58 days
Kentville
40 days
70 days
Truro
37 days
90 days
Halifax
41 days
97 days
Halifax
51 days
91 days
Sydney
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90 days
Truro
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166 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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125 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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56 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
12 days
18 days
Sydney
11 days
38 days
Kentville
15 days
36 days
Halifax
14 days
52 days
Halifax
23 days
55 days
Truro
20 days
59 days
Sydney
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51 days
Truro
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49 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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58 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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31 days

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