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 ?
201 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
420 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
147 days
236 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
78 days
312 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
159 days
339 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
296 days
330 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
372 days
522 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
96 days
70 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
52 days
114 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
31 days
204 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
85 days
167 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
83 days
325 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
104 days
77 days
Sydney
68 days
135 days
Dartmouth
50 days
205 days
Sydney
87 days
170 days
Halifax
99 days
166 days
Halifax
126 days
162 days
Sydney
163 days
246 days
New Glasgow
267 days
190 days
Sydney
201 days
266 days
Kentville
225 days
258 days
Halifax
256 days
251 days
Halifax
221 days
316 days
Kentville
126 days
491 days
Kentville
122 days
504 days
Halifax
72 days
723 days
Halifax
408 days
389 days
Dartmouth
436 days
368 days
New Glasgow
404 days
405 days
Windsor
555 days
324 days
New Glasgow
365 days
531 days
Kentville
429 days
599 days
Halifax
244 days
997 days
New Glasgow
896 days
393 days
Kentville
916 days
464 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
80 days
Halifax
---
640 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
34 days
44 days
Sydney
40 days
51 days
Halifax
37 days
71 days
Sydney
54 days
66 days
Dartmouth
27 days
100 days
Halifax
45 days
88 days
Sydney
77 days
76 days
New Glasgow
57 days
133 days
New Glasgow
127 days
77 days
Windsor
100 days
138 days
Halifax
49 days
217 days
Sydney
139 days
155 days
Kentville
126 days
184 days
Halifax
93 days
221 days
Halifax
42 days
280 days
New Glasgow
66 days
257 days
Halifax
156 days
173 days
Dartmouth
127 days
211 days
Kentville
66 days
288 days
Kentville
64 days
293 days
Kentville
68 days
303 days
Kentville
191 days
383 days
New Glasgow
167 days
427 days
Halifax
92 days
542 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
23 days
Halifax
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229 days

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