Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
59 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
60 days
46 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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63 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
9 days
40 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
30 days
24 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
64 days
Halifax
56 days
71 days
Truro
36 days
119 days
Sydney
109 days
62 days
Halifax
40 days
143 days
Kentville
132 days
115 days
Truro
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Kentville
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131 days
Halifax
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46 days
Kentville
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105 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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60 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
7 days
37 days
Halifax
25 days
24 days
Kentville
14 days
42 days
Halifax
15 days
63 days
Sydney
43 days
41 days
Truro
22 days
73 days
Truro
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Kentville
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49 days
Halifax
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23 days
Kentville
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46 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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28 days

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