Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
33 days
115 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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115 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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49 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)
22 days
28 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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48 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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37 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
27 days
51 days
Halifax
39 days
73 days
Kentville
20 days
113 days
Halifax
43 days
109 days
Halifax
32 days
137 days
Truro
48 days
124 days
Sydney
---
84 days
Truro
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Kentville
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149 days
Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
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41 days
Kentville
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120 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
21 days
Sydney
10 days
37 days
Halifax
14 days
49 days
Halifax
18 days
55 days
Kentville
15 days
60 days
Truro
19 days
65 days
Sydney
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31 days
Truro
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Kentville
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60 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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29 days
Kentville
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55 days
Halifax
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