Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
48 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
124 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
46 days
95 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
124 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
52 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
103 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
13 days
51 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
65 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
50 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
69 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
26 days
51 days
Sydney
26 days
68 days
Truro
28 days
103 days
Halifax
35 days
97 days
Truro
48 days
98 days
Halifax
87 days
76 days
Sydney
---
107 days
Kentville
---
84 days
Halifax
---
57 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
---
105 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
14 days
34 days
Sydney
8 days
41 days
Halifax
9 days
49 days
Halifax
26 days
47 days
Truro
6 days
84 days
Truro
27 days
72 days
Sydney
---
51 days
Kentville
---
54 days
Halifax
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45 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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68 days

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