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 ?
252 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
510 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
165 days
206 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
288 days
290 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
195 days
523 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
250 days
520 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
259 days
568 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
80 days
71 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
70 days
86 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
72 days
191 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
112 days
216 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
80 days
266 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
41 days
49 days
Dartmouth
59 days
106 days
Halifax
112 days
64 days
Sydney
112 days
85 days
Sydney
114 days
216 days
Halifax
168 days
210 days
New Glasgow
195 days
232 days
Kentville
146 days
322 days
Sydney
238 days
239 days
Halifax
422 days
56 days
Halifax
247 days
238 days
Sydney
200 days
286 days
Kentville
335 days
339 days
Halifax
308 days
402 days
Kentville
253 days
504 days
New Glasgow
211 days
586 days
New Glasgow
402 days
431 days
Kentville
212 days
635 days
New Glasgow
744 days
169 days
Windsor
378 days
562 days
Kentville
574 days
405 days
Halifax
53 days
933 days
Dartmouth
514 days
672 days
Halifax
262 days
1134 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
128 days
Halifax
---
623 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
15 days
46 days
Halifax
33 days
47 days
Sydney
50 days
37 days
Dartmouth
32 days
66 days
Halifax
71 days
43 days
Sydney
82 days
71 days
Halifax
76 days
110 days
Sydney
124 days
111 days
New Glasgow
119 days
135 days
Windsor
60 days
212 days
New Glasgow
178 days
98 days
Sydney
150 days
134 days
Kentville
33 days
258 days
Kentville
191 days
120 days
Halifax
103 days
214 days
Halifax
158 days
196 days
Kentville
65 days
321 days
Halifax
38 days
394 days
New Glasgow
198 days
327 days
Kentville
92 days
450 days
Dartmouth
370 days
207 days
Kentville
271 days
315 days
New Glasgow
111 days
482 days
Halifax
151 days
676 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
52 days
Halifax
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254 days

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