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 Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
179 days
118 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
113 days
185 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
257 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
247 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
72 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
104 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
26 days
105 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
115 days
47 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
52 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
81 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
---
57 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
63 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
169 days
142 days
Sydney
---
---
Kentville
---
143 days
Halifax
---
253 days
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
31 days
100 days
Bridgewater
114 days
185 days
Halifax
---
---
New Waterford
---
115 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
82 days
43 days
Sydney
---
---
Kentville
---
84 days
Halifax
---
49 days
Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Bridgewater
15 days
70 days
Bridgewater
32 days
130 days
Halifax
---
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New Waterford
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65 days

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