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 ?
155 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
63 days
119 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
155 days
140 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
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
13 days
49 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
19 days
43 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
45 days
46 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
47 days
138 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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63 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
66 days
Halifax
45 days
152 days
Sydney
65 days
137 days
Halifax
96 days
123 days
Halifax
116 days
197 days
Halifax
131 days
386 days
Halifax
427 days
167 days
Halifax
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Sydney
---
78 days
Halifax
---
91 days
Kentville
---
108 days
Halifax
---
57 days
Sydney
---
102 days
Halifax
---
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Truro
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64 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
14 days
36 days
Sydney
21 days
90 days
Halifax
23 days
91 days
Halifax
77 days
39 days
Halifax
94 days
80 days
Halifax
40 days
138 days
Halifax
47 days
275 days
Halifax
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Sydney
---
33 days
Halifax
---
60 days
Kentville
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74 days
Halifax
---
22 days
Sydney
---
48 days
Halifax
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Truro
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45 days

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