Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
24 days
104 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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47 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
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88 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
7 days
53 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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41 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
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59 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
45 days
Sydney
30 days
63 days
Halifax
8 days
123 days
Truro
54 days
88 days
Sydney
21 days
175 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Kentville
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74 days
Halifax
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104 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
14 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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80 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
11 days
24 days
Sydney
9 days
30 days
Sydney
11 days
44 days
Halifax
7 days
68 days
Truro
26 days
66 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Kentville
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47 days
Halifax
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54 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
10 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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50 days

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