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 ?
149 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
67 days
82 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
104 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
111 days
120 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
165 days
274 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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118 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
22 days
48 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
57 days
31 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
68 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
61 days
143 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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41 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
144 days
204 days
Halifax
121 days
123 days
Sydney
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190 days
Truro
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Halifax
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157 days
Kentville
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87 days
Halifax
---
41 days
Kentville
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Sydney
---
98 days
Halifax
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Truro
57 days
65 days
Halifax
---
152 days
Halifax
63 days
308 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
89 days
128 days
Halifax
81 days
42 days
Sydney
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40 days
Truro
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Halifax
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57 days
Kentville
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67 days
Halifax
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22 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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42 days
Halifax
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Truro
22 days
38 days
Halifax
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90 days
Halifax
52 days
243 days

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