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 ?
140 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
489 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
142 days
183 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
77 days
331 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
140 days
394 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
309 days
270 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
126 days
598 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
53 days
93 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
65 days
88 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
71 days
160 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
40 days
198 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
79 days
336 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
97 days
77 days
Sydney
80 days
97 days
Halifax
87 days
161 days
Halifax
88 days
176 days
Sydney
95 days
170 days
Sydney
121 days
158 days
Dartmouth
35 days
267 days
New Glasgow
280 days
154 days
Sydney
181 days
266 days
Halifax
140 days
353 days
Kentville
235 days
259 days
Halifax
256 days
256 days
Dartmouth
160 days
368 days
Kentville
91 days
519 days
Kentville
119 days
623 days
Kentville
164 days
599 days
Halifax
408 days
382 days
New Glasgow
404 days
405 days
Halifax
89 days
723 days
New Glasgow
470 days
386 days
Windsor
555 days
331 days
New Glasgow
368 days
531 days
Kentville
916 days
489 days
Halifax
244 days
1196 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
80 days
Halifax
---
517 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
35 days
48 days
Sydney
38 days
56 days
Halifax
41 days
76 days
Sydney
54 days
69 days
Dartmouth
16 days
116 days
Halifax
43 days
96 days
Sydney
76 days
71 days
New Glasgow
122 days
77 days
New Glasgow
56 days
187 days
Halifax
73 days
179 days
New Glasgow
65 days
205 days
Halifax
40 days
235 days
Dartmouth
86 days
211 days
Sydney
139 days
159 days
Halifax
56 days
246 days
Halifax
147 days
165 days
Kentville
126 days
205 days
Windsor
209 days
174 days
Kentville
59 days
324 days
Kentville
66 days
321 days
Kentville
67 days
326 days
New Glasgow
167 days
416 days
Kentville
189 days
415 days
Halifax
92 days
548 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
33 days
Halifax
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182 days

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