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 ?
385 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
675 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
167 days
245 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
359 days
484 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
449 days
624 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
173 days
945 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
444 days
746 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
119 days
95 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
83 days
174 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
76 days
254 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
15 days
359 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
103 days
290 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
155 days
Sydney
133 days
153 days
Halifax
121 days
184 days
Sydney
162 days
248 days
New Glasgow
186 days
267 days
Kentville
123 days
424 days
New Glasgow
280 days
285 days
Sydney
271 days
373 days
New Glasgow
410 days
404 days
Kentville
394 days
452 days
Kentville
188 days
728 days
Kentville
317 days
637 days
Dartmouth
436 days
528 days
Sydney
972 days
204 days
Halifax
821 days
368 days
Halifax
245 days
945 days
Halifax
138 days
1089 days
Halifax
846 days
480 days
Dartmouth
457 days
901 days
New Glasgow
668 days
736 days
Halifax
1320 days
484 days
Kentville
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662 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
6 days
29 days
Sydney
87 days
73 days
Halifax
28 days
157 days
New Glasgow
96 days
117 days
Halifax
99 days
117 days
New Glasgow
63 days
164 days
Halifax
79 days
149 days
Sydney
113 days
115 days
Kentville
58 days
275 days
Sydney
256 days
89 days
Kentville
131 days
287 days
Sydney
233 days
200 days
New Glasgow
137 days
319 days
Kentville
233 days
277 days
Dartmouth
129 days
386 days
Kentville
75 days
529 days
New Glasgow
144 days
465 days
Halifax
202 days
454 days
Halifax
612 days
157 days
Halifax
52 days
869 days
Dartmouth
335 days
665 days
Kentville
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539 days

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