Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery replaces the hip joint with an artificial joint. The wait time shown is for patients who had their first hip replacement.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
308 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
639 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
208 days
311 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
319 days
519 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
384 days
483 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
375 days
543 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
232 days
808 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
112 days
110 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
105 days
150 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
73 days
223 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
139 days
185 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
143 days
224 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
139 days
78 days
Halifax
132 days
177 days
Sydney
137 days
244 days
Sydney
86 days
324 days
Halifax
210 days
233 days
New Glasgow
181 days
265 days
Kentville
142 days
313 days
Sydney
200 days
276 days
Sydney
245 days
246 days
New Glasgow
384 days
222 days
Kentville
588 days
146 days
Halifax
351 days
424 days
Kentville
166 days
637 days
New Glasgow
393 days
445 days
Kentville
364 days
578 days
Kentville
634 days
401 days
Halifax
112 days
939 days
Dartmouth
547 days
597 days
New Glasgow
668 days
586 days
Dartmouth
515 days
746 days
Halifax
262 days
1133 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
536 days
Halifax
---
550 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
20 days
32 days
Sydney
50 days
43 days
Halifax
35 days
64 days
Sydney
92 days
97 days
New Glasgow
79 days
159 days
Sydney
144 days
111 days
Halifax
116 days
166 days
Kentville
220 days
71 days
Halifax
118 days
177 days
Sydney
176 days
127 days
Kentville
42 days
264 days
New Glasgow
211 days
125 days
Dartmouth
65 days
288 days
Kentville
104 days
310 days
New Glasgow
157 days
268 days
Halifax
53 days
397 days
New Glasgow
104 days
468 days
Kentville
102 days
471 days
Kentville
316 days
310 days
Dartmouth
399 days
362 days
Halifax
138 days
813 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
114 days
Halifax
---
173 days

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