Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
57 days
146 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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76 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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75 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
44 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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56 days
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
Truro
12 days
47 days
Sydney
22 days
55 days
Halifax
67 days
45 days
Truro
44 days
88 days
Halifax
52 days
89 days
Halifax
10 days
146 days
Sydney
19 days
175 days
Truro
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Sydney
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69 days
Kentville
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68 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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77 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
5 days
24 days
Halifax
11 days
31 days
Truro
9 days
39 days
Sydney
9 days
55 days
Halifax
7 days
68 days
Truro
18 days
66 days
Halifax
41 days
50 days
Truro
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Sydney
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26 days
Kentville
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53 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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48 days

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