Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
53 days
127 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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162 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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27 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)
12 days
58 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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78 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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17 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
50 days
Kentville
20 days
87 days
Halifax
39 days
76 days
Halifax
43 days
109 days
Truro
48 days
119 days
Halifax
51 days
126 days
Kentville
62 days
120 days
Sydney
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84 days
Truro
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Kentville
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149 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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44 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
10 days
23 days
Halifax
16 days
21 days
Halifax
15 days
52 days
Kentville
15 days
53 days
Kentville
11 days
60 days
Halifax
21 days
56 days
Truro
20 days
65 days
Sydney
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34 days
Truro
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Kentville
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63 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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29 days

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