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 ?
326 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
669 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
124 days
222 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
199 days
428 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
248 days
641 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
300 days
758 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
436 days
848 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
105 days
84 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
73 days
158 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
54 days
209 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
103 days
283 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
324 days
699 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
138 days
105 days
Halifax
165 days
174 days
Sydney
278 days
155 days
Sydney
155 days
293 days
New Glasgow
192 days
306 days
New Glasgow
148 days
387 days
Sydney
323 days
239 days
Kentville
176 days
481 days
Kentville
274 days
391 days
Halifax
259 days
429 days
New Glasgow
311 days
397 days
Halifax
415 days
349 days
Dartmouth
479 days
338 days
Kentville
349 days
510 days
Halifax
319 days
687 days
Kentville
226 days
788 days
Halifax
247 days
790 days
Halifax
143 days
944 days
Dartmouth
329 days
923 days
New Glasgow
731 days
573 days
Halifax
1049 days
545 days
Kentville
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605 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
88 days
49 days
Sydney
102 days
58 days
New Glasgow
57 days
110 days
Halifax
70 days
102 days
Sydney
82 days
97 days
Halifax
92 days
112 days
Halifax
42 days
186 days
New Glasgow
73 days
209 days
Sydney
188 days
118 days
Kentville
162 days
181 days
Kentville
89 days
269 days
New Glasgow
113 days
259 days
Kentville
194 days
191 days
Dartmouth
154 days
250 days
Halifax
214 days
230 days
Halifax
392 days
114 days
Halifax
202 days
340 days
Halifax
94 days
477 days
New Glasgow
212 days
437 days
Kentville
60 days
611 days
Dartmouth
219 days
725 days
Kentville
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539 days

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