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 ?
154 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
433 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
123 days
308 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
157 days
347 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
155 days
614 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
114 days
275 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
139 days
206 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
60 days
158 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
61 days
161 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
109 days
352 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
32 days
102 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
68 days
66 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
29 days
308 days
Dartmouth
128 days
332 days
Halifax
91 days
379 days
Halifax
408 days
514 days
Halifax
101 days
166 days
Halifax
161 days
259 days
Halifax
79 days
238 days
Halifax
---
476 days
Halifax
167 days
321 days
Halifax
130 days
1196 days
Halifax
---
80 days
Kentville
132 days
640 days
Kentville
307 days
297 days
Kentville
115 days
622 days
Kentville
840 days
511 days
Kentville
93 days
522 days
Kentville
---
---
New Glasgow
295 days
147 days
New Glasgow
118 days
103 days
New Glasgow
267 days
392 days
New Glasgow
365 days
504 days
New Glasgow
663 days
293 days
Sydney
181 days
274 days
Sydney
102 days
172 days
Sydney
98 days
190 days
Sydney
67 days
107 days
Windsor
555 days
500 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
16 days
169 days
Dartmouth
71 days
196 days
Halifax
38 days
222 days
Halifax
87 days
236 days
Halifax
50 days
105 days
Halifax
100 days
154 days
Halifax
41 days
136 days
Halifax
---
164 days
Halifax
60 days
184 days
Halifax
70 days
442 days
Halifax
---
33 days
Kentville
82 days
341 days
Kentville
100 days
223 days
Kentville
74 days
334 days
Kentville
151 days
436 days
Kentville
70 days
424 days
Kentville
---
---
New Glasgow
86 days
77 days
New Glasgow
49 days
63 days
New Glasgow
40 days
134 days
New Glasgow
128 days
343 days
New Glasgow
68 days
112 days
Sydney
132 days
153 days
Sydney
61 days
68 days
Sydney
55 days
72 days
Sydney
23 days
56 days
Windsor
94 days
229 days

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