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 ?
304 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
555 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
351 days
449 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
206 days
877 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
459 days
489 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
304 days
553 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
189 days
224 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
59 days
90 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
74 days
212 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
112 days
287 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
104 days
216 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
99 days
83 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
490 days
778 days
Dartmouth
587 days
609 days
Halifax
153 days
221 days
Halifax
---
399 days
Halifax
214 days
944 days
Halifax
247 days
1133 days
Halifax
1320 days
536 days
Halifax
88 days
129 days
Halifax
406 days
402 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
180 days
728 days
Kentville
574 days
403 days
Kentville
142 days
324 days
Kentville
---
662 days
Kentville
364 days
578 days
New Glasgow
372 days
236 days
New Glasgow
186 days
271 days
New Glasgow
668 days
699 days
New Glasgow
410 days
432 days
Sydney
195 days
253 days
Sydney
133 days
224 days
Sydney
246 days
246 days
Sydney
233 days
324 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
---
---
Dartmouth
399 days
488 days
Dartmouth
84 days
381 days
Halifax
90 days
168 days
Halifax
---
161 days
Halifax
124 days
484 days
Halifax
119 days
882 days
Halifax
606 days
198 days
Halifax
16 days
51 days
Halifax
106 days
141 days
Kentville
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---
Kentville
105 days
489 days
Kentville
316 days
303 days
Kentville
71 days
274 days
Kentville
---
497 days
Kentville
108 days
299 days
New Glasgow
205 days
125 days
New Glasgow
70 days
148 days
New Glasgow
122 days
477 days
New Glasgow
106 days
280 days
Sydney
146 days
116 days
Sydney
87 days
91 days
Sydney
178 days
92 days
Sydney
63 days
69 days

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