Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery to replace missing cartilage or bone with grafts that can either come from the patient, a donor bank, or are made artificially.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
162 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
273 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
57 days
84 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
115 days
54 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
151 days
220 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
106 days
273 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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333 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
39 days
31 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
35 days
79 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
53 days
61 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
31 days
84 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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158 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
21 days
70 days
Bridgewater
129 days
198 days
New Waterford
106 days
273 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
57 days
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Halifax
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305 days
Bridgewater
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239 days
Sydney
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
5 days
29 days
New Waterford
37 days
49 days
Bridgewater
48 days
105 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
39 days
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Halifax
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158 days
Bridgewater
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107 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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