Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
47 days
105 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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62 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)
17 days
25 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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41 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
46 days
51 days
Halifax
39 days
73 days
Truro
36 days
124 days
Halifax
52 days
109 days
Halifax
29 days
143 days
Kentville
85 days
120 days
Kentville
199 days
113 days
Sydney
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53 days
Truro
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Kentville
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162 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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46 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
10 days
32 days
Halifax
17 days
32 days
Halifax
27 days
26 days
Halifax
11 days
58 days
Kentville
18 days
60 days
Truro
19 days
75 days
Kentville
65 days
55 days
Sydney
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29 days
Truro
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Kentville
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60 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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30 days
Halifax
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