Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
55 days
124 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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57 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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40 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)
11 days
47 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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23 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
30 days
56 days
Truro
44 days
88 days
Halifax
9 days
124 days
Halifax
64 days
70 days
Halifax
52 days
104 days
Sydney
19 days
175 days
Truro
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Sydney
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69 days
Kentville
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62 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
12 days
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Kentville
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77 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
7 days
27 days
Halifax
11 days
24 days
Sydney
11 days
44 days
Halifax
7 days
62 days
Truro
19 days
66 days
Halifax
39 days
54 days
Truro
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Sydney
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38 days
Kentville
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48 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
9 days
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Kentville
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48 days

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