Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
41 days
103 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
137 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
131 days
258 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
120 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
164 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
17 days
43 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
37 days
34 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
52 days
124 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
73 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
55 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
37 days
156 days
Halifax
118 days
204 days
Halifax
185 days
137 days
Halifax
---
120 days
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
207 days
Truro
---
66 days
Halifax
---
157 days
Kentville
---
---
Halifax
---
42 days
Sydney
---
137 days
Sydney
---
118 days
Halifax
---
---
Truro
---
64 days
Halifax
131 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
23 days
76 days
Halifax
84 days
38 days
Halifax
48 days
118 days
Halifax
---
91 days
Halifax
---
---
Sydney
---
78 days
Truro
---
42 days
Halifax
---
63 days
Kentville
---
---
Halifax
---
21 days
Sydney
---
91 days
Sydney
---
49 days
Halifax
---
---
Truro
---
42 days
Halifax
51 days
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