Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
109 days
90 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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55 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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)
8 days
36 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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52 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
17 days
40 days
Truro
21 days
86 days
Halifax
52 days
72 days
Halifax
14 days
159 days
Sydney
36 days
140 days
Halifax
147 days
45 days
Truro
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Sydney
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97 days
Truro
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67 days
Kentville
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76 days
Kentville
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52 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
8 days
21 days
Halifax
29 days
31 days
Sydney
21 days
49 days
Truro
17 days
54 days
Halifax
7 days
68 days
Halifax
47 days
47 days
Truro
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Sydney
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47 days
Truro
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64 days
Kentville
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54 days
Kentville
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46 days

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