Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
200 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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70 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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156 days
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)
15 days
80 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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42 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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34 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
21 days
59 days
Sydney
19 days
78 days
Sydney
27 days
71 days
Halifax
37 days
110 days
Halifax
47 days
109 days
Truro
28 days
138 days
Halifax
27 days
215 days
Kentville
---
77 days
Kentville
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71 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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80 days
Halifax
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189 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
5 days
32 days
Sydney
18 days
34 days
Sydney
10 days
55 days
Halifax
34 days
37 days
Truro
14 days
73 days
Halifax
28 days
64 days
Halifax
15 days
89 days
Kentville
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54 days
Kentville
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43 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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52 days
Halifax
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140 days

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