Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
55 days
103 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
65 days
119 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
216 days
138 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
123 days
307 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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209 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
22 days
45 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
22 days
48 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
39 days
49 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
47 days
129 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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62 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
37 days
89 days
Halifax
34 days
145 days
Sydney
65 days
137 days
Halifax
96 days
127 days
Halifax
455 days
140 days
Truro
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Halifax
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Halifax
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159 days
Sydney
---
78 days
Halifax
---
91 days
Kentville
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108 days
Halifax
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57 days
Sydney
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118 days
Halifax
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Truro
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64 days
Halifax
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386 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
10 days
40 days
Halifax
21 days
69 days
Sydney
21 days
91 days
Halifax
76 days
56 days
Halifax
94 days
66 days
Truro
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Halifax
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Halifax
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134 days
Sydney
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26 days
Halifax
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60 days
Kentville
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63 days
Halifax
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25 days
Sydney
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41 days
Halifax
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Truro
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45 days
Halifax
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229 days
Dartmouth
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