Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
42 days
153 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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143 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
17 days
47 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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78 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
60 days
Truro
16 days
66 days
Sydney
85 days
75 days
Halifax
57 days
103 days
Halifax
53 days
118 days
Truro
49 days
143 days
Kentville
132 days
98 days
Kentville
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70 days
Halifax
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49 days
Kentville
51 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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48 days
Halifax
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68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
7 days
29 days
Halifax
17 days
26 days
Truro
8 days
52 days
Kentville
15 days
56 days
Sydney
30 days
49 days
Halifax
22 days
57 days
Truro
22 days
78 days
Kentville
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45 days
Halifax
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28 days
Kentville
36 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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23 days
Halifax
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29 days

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