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 ?
189 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
466 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
210 days
221 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
764 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
189 days
514 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
38 days
272 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
238 days
104 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
82 days
139 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
100 days
21 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
87 days
337 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
17 days
101 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
49 days
78 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
35 days
323 days
Dartmouth
94 days
288 days
Halifax
100 days
387 days
Halifax
117 days
154 days
Halifax
199 days
578 days
Halifax
152 days
271 days
Halifax
150 days
211 days
Halifax
---
424 days
Halifax
167 days
258 days
Halifax
130 days
1196 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
216 days
314 days
Kentville
153 days
640 days
Kentville
115 days
614 days
Kentville
1344 days
522 days
Kentville
126 days
535 days
New Glasgow
137 days
192 days
New Glasgow
118 days
113 days
New Glasgow
114 days
143 days
New Glasgow
91 days
264 days
New Glasgow
356 days
504 days
Sydney
176 days
260 days
Sydney
120 days
172 days
Sydney
113 days
190 days
Sydney
150 days
98 days
Windsor
520 days
331 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
17 days
177 days
Dartmouth
64 days
187 days
Halifax
47 days
206 days
Halifax
84 days
27 days
Halifax
57 days
294 days
Halifax
51 days
130 days
Halifax
91 days
134 days
Halifax
---
140 days
Halifax
72 days
142 days
Halifax
76 days
608 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
91 days
254 days
Kentville
93 days
364 days
Kentville
76 days
332 days
Kentville
115 days
401 days
Kentville
83 days
466 days
New Glasgow
43 days
109 days
New Glasgow
47 days
70 days
New Glasgow
14 days
90 days
New Glasgow
38 days
130 days
New Glasgow
51 days
357 days
Sydney
126 days
132 days
Sydney
53 days
69 days
Sydney
52 days
75 days
Sydney
22 days
51 days
Windsor
92 days
219 days

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