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 ?
204 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
408 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
138 days
197 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
144 days
276 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
195 days
448 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
212 days
451 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
259 days
447 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
57 days
72 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
40 days
117 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
62 days
107 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
91 days
158 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
69 days
295 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
195 days
219 days
New Glasgow
75 days
55 days
Halifax
227 days
255 days
Halifax
244 days
970 days
Dartmouth
522 days
672 days
New Glasgow
549 days
404 days
Sydney
222 days
239 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
363 days
565 days
Sydney
112 days
97 days
Halifax
53 days
841 days
Kentville
179 days
504 days
Halifax
104 days
91 days
Sydney
118 days
162 days
Kentville
250 days
235 days
Halifax
252 days
235 days
Halifax
308 days
402 days
Halifax
---
128 days
Sydney
188 days
311 days
Kentville
721 days
405 days
Windsor
555 days
526 days
Dartmouth
50 days
119 days
Halifax
---
640 days
New Glasgow
212 days
577 days
New Glasgow
384 days
169 days
Halifax
134 days
109 days
Kentville
143 days
379 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
126 days
112 days
New Glasgow
27 days
41 days
Halifax
90 days
147 days
Halifax
138 days
609 days
Dartmouth
284 days
196 days
New Glasgow
231 days
281 days
Sydney
146 days
140 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
69 days
331 days
Sydney
48 days
51 days
Halifax
34 days
331 days
Kentville
56 days
324 days
Halifax
42 days
59 days
Sydney
70 days
66 days
Kentville
133 days
128 days
Halifax
171 days
188 days
Halifax
96 days
231 days
Halifax
---
52 days
Sydney
86 days
82 days
Kentville
215 days
314 days
Windsor
67 days
197 days
Dartmouth
29 days
83 days
Halifax
---
256 days
New Glasgow
136 days
457 days
New Glasgow
106 days
96 days
Halifax
40 days
55 days
Kentville
42 days
264 days

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