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 ?
157 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
63 days
137 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
57 days
103 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
131 days
243 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
101 days
156 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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120 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
23 days
55 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
18 days
45 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
52 days
108 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
34 days
38 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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73 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
131 days
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Halifax
185 days
210 days
Halifax
---
157 days
Halifax
---
49 days
Halifax
118 days
197 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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102 days
Truro
41 days
66 days
Sydney
65 days
137 days
Halifax
---
281 days
Halifax
37 days
156 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
34 days
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Sydney
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190 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
51 days
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Halifax
79 days
42 days
Halifax
---
63 days
Halifax
---
21 days
Halifax
48 days
107 days
Kentville
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Sydney
---
53 days
Truro
12 days
40 days
Sydney
34 days
91 days
Halifax
---
110 days
Halifax
23 days
76 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
22 days
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Sydney
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48 days

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