Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
44 days
96 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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125 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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38 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)
21 days
52 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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51 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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28 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
39 days
43 days
Sydney
37 days
53 days
Truro
11 days
98 days
Truro
35 days
91 days
Halifax
31 days
98 days
Halifax
83 days
83 days
Sydney
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195 days
Kentville
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124 days
Halifax
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68 days
Kentville
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110 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
14 days
28 days
Sydney
9 days
34 days
Halifax
14 days
50 days
Truro
5 days
61 days
Halifax
22 days
52 days
Truro
25 days
68 days
Sydney
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52 days
Kentville
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62 days
Halifax
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46 days
Kentville
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75 days

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