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 ?
442 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
88 days
357 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
148 days
359 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
712 days
522 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
324 days
330 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
149 days
266 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
35 days
205 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
66 days
162 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
88 days
334 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
97 days
70 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
52 days
112 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
479 days
428 days
Dartmouth
50 days
204 days
Halifax
---
640 days
Halifax
56 days
778 days
Halifax
244 days
997 days
Halifax
---
52 days
Halifax
231 days
316 days
Halifax
367 days
368 days
Halifax
126 days
162 days
Halifax
254 days
251 days
Halifax
99 days
160 days
Kentville
525 days
635 days
Kentville
916 days
454 days
Kentville
146 days
411 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
122 days
505 days
Kentville
235 days
258 days
New Glasgow
104 days
73 days
New Glasgow
267 days
187 days
New Glasgow
365 days
531 days
New Glasgow
896 days
393 days
New Glasgow
264 days
190 days
Sydney
168 days
311 days
Sydney
96 days
166 days
Sydney
68 days
135 days
Sydney
216 days
266 days
Windsor
555 days
324 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
148 days
209 days
Dartmouth
21 days
99 days
Halifax
---
241 days
Halifax
38 days
296 days
Halifax
121 days
542 days
Halifax
---
19 days
Halifax
58 days
196 days
Halifax
99 days
221 days
Halifax
44 days
90 days
Halifax
158 days
180 days
Halifax
39 days
64 days
Kentville
68 days
329 days
Kentville
195 days
362 days
Kentville
49 days
293 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
66 days
307 days
Kentville
139 days
145 days
New Glasgow
34 days
45 days
New Glasgow
79 days
79 days
New Glasgow
148 days
427 days
New Glasgow
66 days
257 days
New Glasgow
127 days
78 days
Sydney
84 days
80 days
Sydney
54 days
61 days
Sydney
41 days
50 days
Sydney
140 days
159 days
Windsor
90 days
112 days

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