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 ?
120 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
205 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
54 days
247 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
114 days
162 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
179 days
118 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
264 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
66 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
27 days
77 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
32 days
120 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
96 days
47 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
55 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
---
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
51 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
31 days
100 days
Bridgewater
114 days
185 days
Halifax
169 days
142 days
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
257 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
---
---
Kentville
---
143 days
New Waterford
---
95 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
15 days
67 days
Bridgewater
52 days
136 days
Halifax
82 days
47 days
Sydney
---
---
Halifax
---
54 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Kentville
---
80 days
New Waterford
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51 days

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