Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
89 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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51 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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90 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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103 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
13 days
39 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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29 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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57 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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59 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
57 days
Halifax
35 days
97 days
Halifax
56 days
83 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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110 days
Kentville
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84 days
Sydney
---
195 days
Sydney
37 days
60 days
Sydney
36 days
68 days
Truro
28 days
103 days
Truro
48 days
98 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
43 days
Halifax
9 days
47 days
Halifax
21 days
47 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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72 days
Kentville
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52 days
Sydney
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53 days
Sydney
11 days
43 days
Sydney
20 days
33 days
Truro
24 days
72 days
Truro
6 days
71 days

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