Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
64 days
77 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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49 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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77 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)
18 days
29 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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35 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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29 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
10 days
66 days
Sydney
13 days
64 days
Halifax
64 days
40 days
Truro
49 days
111 days
Sydney
106 days
66 days
Halifax
53 days
121 days
Kentville
199 days
76 days
Kentville
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71 days
Halifax
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49 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
8 days
35 days
Halifax
26 days
23 days
Truro
7 days
52 days
Halifax
18 days
49 days
Kentville
19 days
49 days
Truro
22 days
67 days
Sydney
44 days
46 days
Kentville
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40 days
Halifax
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35 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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28 days

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