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 ?
143 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
363 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
79 days
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
134 days
356 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
395 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
120 days
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
148 days
342 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
44 days
---
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
76 days
164 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
356 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
95 days
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
88 days
212 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
94 days
271 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
103 days
387 days
Halifax
117 days
147 days
Halifax
199 days
514 days
Halifax
140 days
251 days
Halifax
---
398 days
Halifax
167 days
258 days
Halifax
157 days
971 days
Kentville
126 days
535 days
Kentville
216 days
346 days
Kentville
153 days
675 days
Kentville
120 days
614 days
Kentville
1505 days
551 days
New Glasgow
309 days
504 days
New Glasgow
137 days
270 days
New Glasgow
143 days
117 days
New Glasgow
91 days
264 days
New Glasgow
114 days
147 days
Sydney
150 days
107 days
Sydney
181 days
316 days
Sydney
15 days
---
Sydney
120 days
184 days
Windsor
520 days
331 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
63 days
183 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
49 days
206 days
Halifax
91 days
26 days
Halifax
81 days
291 days
Halifax
91 days
127 days
Halifax
---
155 days
Halifax
77 days
133 days
Halifax
64 days
531 days
Kentville
83 days
464 days
Kentville
93 days
254 days
Kentville
94 days
403 days
Kentville
78 days
331 days
Kentville
106 days
367 days
New Glasgow
51 days
357 days
New Glasgow
43 days
107 days
New Glasgow
51 days
63 days
New Glasgow
37 days
126 days
New Glasgow
13 days
92 days
Sydney
22 days
59 days
Sydney
108 days
129 days
Sydney
13 days
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Sydney
66 days
75 days
Windsor
92 days
229 days

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