Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
40 days
92 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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72 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
48 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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63 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
9 days
64 days
Halifax
40 days
35 days
Truro
21 days
98 days
Halifax
34 days
103 days
Sydney
36 days
140 days
Halifax
147 days
91 days
Truro
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Sydney
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69 days
Truro
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Kentville
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78 days
Halifax
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58 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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73 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
18 days
23 days
Sydney
8 days
34 days
Halifax
7 days
48 days
Sydney
25 days
34 days
Truro
21 days
86 days
Halifax
71 days
43 days
Truro
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Sydney
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51 days
Truro
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Kentville
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53 days
Halifax
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37 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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51 days

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