Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery on the kidney or upper parts of the urinary tract.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
86 days
22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
40 days
112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
115 days
90 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
167 days
312 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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85 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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120 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
24 days
17 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
53 days
33 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
22 days
67 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
112 days
180 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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65 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
72 days
22 days
Halifax
154 days
45 days
Halifax
115 days
129 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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34 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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125 days
Truro
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Kentville
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Kentville
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83 days
Halifax
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60 days
Sydney
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77 days
Truro
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82 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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312 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
26 days
17 days
Halifax
41 days
22 days
Halifax
64 days
58 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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32 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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40 days
Truro
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Kentville
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Kentville
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77 days
Halifax
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28 days
Sydney
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36 days
Truro
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72 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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249 days
Halifax
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