Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
58 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
124 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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107 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
88 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
59 days
98 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
124 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
52 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
---
69 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
22 days
50 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
70 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
26 days
64 days
Halifax
35 days
98 days
Sydney
26 days
68 days
Truro
28 days
91 days
Halifax
87 days
56 days
Truro
48 days
---
Sydney
---
107 days
Kentville
---
105 days
Halifax
---
58 days
Kentville
---
84 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
8 days
43 days
Halifax
8 days
49 days
Sydney
20 days
34 days
Truro
24 days
70 days
Halifax
30 days
45 days
Truro
7 days
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Sydney
---
51 days
Kentville
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65 days
Halifax
---
43 days
Kentville
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53 days

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