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 ?
133 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
489 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
77 days
331 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
150 days
381 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
127 days
614 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
158 days
357 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
139 days
190 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
44 days
197 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
147 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
441 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
51 days
105 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
77 days
91 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
33 days
267 days
Dartmouth
138 days
368 days
Halifax
89 days
695 days
Halifax
244 days
1248 days
Halifax
---
80 days
Halifax
106 days
353 days
Halifax
298 days
382 days
Halifax
214 days
256 days
Halifax
85 days
162 days
Halifax
85 days
188 days
Halifax
---
562 days
Kentville
91 days
519 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
122 days
620 days
Kentville
221 days
273 days
Kentville
148 days
614 days
Kentville
916 days
511 days
New Glasgow
365 days
521 days
New Glasgow
470 days
379 days
New Glasgow
280 days
154 days
New Glasgow
118 days
78 days
New Glasgow
404 days
392 days
Sydney
121 days
160 days
Sydney
89 days
170 days
Sydney
67 days
98 days
Sydney
176 days
267 days
Windsor
555 days
331 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
15 days
128 days
Dartmouth
77 days
211 days
Halifax
57 days
233 days
Halifax
92 days
531 days
Halifax
---
23 days
Halifax
35 days
225 days
Halifax
88 days
179 days
Halifax
121 days
161 days
Halifax
45 days
105 days
Halifax
43 days
86 days
Halifax
---
176 days
Kentville
60 days
362 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
69 days
307 days
Kentville
117 days
223 days
Kentville
72 days
328 days
Kentville
184 days
425 days
New Glasgow
159 days
406 days
New Glasgow
68 days
189 days
New Glasgow
103 days
74 days
New Glasgow
39 days
48 days
New Glasgow
48 days
134 days
Sydney
77 days
75 days
Sydney
53 days
78 days
Sydney
34 days
56 days
Sydney
131 days
160 days
Windsor
164 days
210 days

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