Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
97 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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149 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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132 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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62 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
14 days
48 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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58 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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53 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
37 days
60 days
Kentville
40 days
70 days
Truro
37 days
75 days
Halifax
35 days
98 days
Halifax
83 days
91 days
Sydney
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132 days
Truro
---
166 days
Kentville
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125 days
Halifax
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57 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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90 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
11 days
23 days
Kentville
14 days
32 days
Halifax
14 days
53 days
Halifax
23 days
52 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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58 days
Halifax
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38 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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75 days

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