Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
53 days
93 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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105 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
49 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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63 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Sydney
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97 days
Kentville
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105 days
Halifax
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58 days
Kentville
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78 days
Sydney
9 days
64 days
Halifax
35 days
96 days
Sydney
36 days
140 days
Truro
27 days
91 days
Truro
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Halifax
56 days
76 days
Truro
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Sydney
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53 days
Kentville
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54 days
Halifax
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40 days
Kentville
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53 days
Sydney
8 days
34 days
Halifax
9 days
46 days
Sydney
25 days
34 days
Truro
21 days
80 days
Truro
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Halifax
20 days
24 days
Truro
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