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 ?
288 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
531 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
196 days
311 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
363 days
324 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
194 days
528 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
254 days
640 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
428 days
565 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
86 days
109 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
86 days
133 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
118 days
211 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
114 days
225 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
83 days
265 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
77 days
86 days
Sydney
86 days
162 days
Halifax
146 days
177 days
Sydney
132 days
249 days
New Glasgow
181 days
253 days
Halifax
223 days
236 days
Kentville
146 days
313 days
Sydney
200 days
286 days
Sydney
239 days
260 days
Halifax
266 days
402 days
Kentville
507 days
174 days
New Glasgow
523 days
172 days
Kentville
180 days
635 days
Kentville
364 days
482 days
New Glasgow
422 days
445 days
New Glasgow
275 days
603 days
Kentville
574 days
405 days
Dartmouth
547 days
597 days
Dartmouth
504 days
732 days
Halifax
262 days
1063 days
Halifax
1322 days
282 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
933 days
Dartmouth
190 days
---
Halifax
---
623 days
Halifax
464 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
47 days
38 days
Dartmouth
36 days
53 days
Halifax
49 days
74 days
Sydney
88 days
98 days
New Glasgow
93 days
155 days
Sydney
150 days
131 days
New Glasgow
191 days
102 days
Sydney
173 days
124 days
Kentville
195 days
103 days
Kentville
39 days
264 days
Halifax
107 days
203 days
Halifax
124 days
194 days
Dartmouth
54 days
281 days
Kentville
85 days
301 days
New Glasgow
178 days
283 days
Kentville
104 days
456 days
New Glasgow
104 days
467 days
Kentville
296 days
309 days
Halifax
612 days
48 days
Dartmouth
375 days
309 days
Halifax
141 days
739 days
Kentville
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Halifax
---
374 days
Dartmouth
34 days
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Halifax
---
245 days
Halifax
276 days
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