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 ?
231 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
614 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
130 days
174 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
169 days
314 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
155 days
551 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
810 days
149 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
355 days
713 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
81 days
84 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
62 days
153 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
106 days
128 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
118 days
175 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
173 days
499 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
86 days
106 days
New Glasgow
141 days
139 days
Sydney
119 days
166 days
New Glasgow
108 days
207 days
Halifax
146 days
184 days
Sydney
138 days
196 days
Halifax
222 days
204 days
New Glasgow
137 days
319 days
Sydney
165 days
293 days
Dartmouth
125 days
378 days
New Glasgow
168 days
343 days
Halifax
229 days
311 days
Windsor
179 days
391 days
Dartmouth
163 days
447 days
Halifax
105 days
537 days
Dartmouth
192 days
554 days
Kentville
248 days
547 days
Kentville
253 days
687 days
Kentville
259 days
801 days
Kentville
526 days
561 days
Halifax
318 days
822 days
Halifax
406 days
893 days
Kentville
909 days
696 days
New Glasgow
1033 days
615 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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575 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
36 days
40 days
New Glasgow
61 days
51 days
New Glasgow
78 days
61 days
Sydney
87 days
57 days
Halifax
140 days
22 days
Halifax
133 days
38 days
Sydney
66 days
105 days
Halifax
76 days
106 days
Sydney
90 days
123 days
Dartmouth
51 days
195 days
New Glasgow
89 days
161 days
Halifax
36 days
225 days
Dartmouth
21 days
241 days
New Glasgow
96 days
168 days
Dartmouth
99 days
248 days
Windsor
76 days
278 days
Halifax
73 days
312 days
Kentville
157 days
416 days
Halifax
65 days
599 days
New Glasgow
118 days
556 days
Kentville
209 days
498 days
Kentville
97 days
612 days
Kentville
268 days
572 days
Kentville
201 days
661 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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197 days

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