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 ?
154 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
35 days
180 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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75 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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71 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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105 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
20 days
54 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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48 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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56 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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59 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
64 days
Truro
15 days
68 days
Halifax
42 days
121 days
Truro
28 days
138 days
Halifax
49 days
164 days
Sydney
---
84 days
Kentville
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70 days
Kentville
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70 days
Halifax
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49 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
5 days
36 days
Halifax
16 days
38 days
Truro
7 days
50 days
Truro
15 days
72 days
Halifax
25 days
63 days
Sydney
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50 days
Kentville
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49 days
Kentville
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43 days
Halifax
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22 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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29 days

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