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 ?
152 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
57 days
66 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
100 days
137 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
131 days
262 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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149 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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127 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
20 days
43 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
34 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
56 days
127 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
86 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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49 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
138 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
118 days
204 days
Halifax
185 days
137 days
Sydney
---
190 days
Truro
---
66 days
Halifax
---
157 days
Kentville
---
---
Halifax
---
42 days
Sydney
---
149 days
Sydney
---
102 days
Halifax
---
---
Truro
---
64 days
Halifax
34 days
156 days
Halifax
131 days
274 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
---
72 days
Halifax
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Halifax
55 days
118 days
Halifax
84 days
45 days
Sydney
---
49 days
Truro
---
46 days
Halifax
---
63 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
18 days
Sydney
---
98 days
Sydney
---
42 days
Halifax
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Truro
---
29 days
Halifax
19 days
76 days
Halifax
56 days
140 days

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