Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
56 days
95 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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110 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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91 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
48 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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71 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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85 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
27 days
91 days
Halifax
53 days
76 days
Halifax
35 days
96 days
Truro
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Sydney
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97 days
Truro
48 days
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Kentville
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84 days
Halifax
---
58 days
Sydney
---
68 days
Sydney
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64 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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105 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
30 days
Halifax
8 days
48 days
Truro
21 days
72 days
Truro
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Sydney
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51 days
Truro
9 days
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Kentville
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54 days
Halifax
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41 days
Sydney
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34 days
Sydney
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37 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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55 days

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