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 ?
232 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
636 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
162 days
245 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
213 days
479 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
300 days
631 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
173 days
907 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
537 days
746 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
121 days
89 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
176 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
84 days
257 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
106 days
307 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
325 days
481 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
189 days
294 days
Halifax
138 days
1089 days
Dartmouth
444 days
901 days
New Glasgow
444 days
401 days
Sydney
1011 days
204 days
Kentville
---
662 days
Kentville
188 days
748 days
New Waterford
271 days
373 days
Halifax
245 days
945 days
Kentville
317 days
637 days
Halifax
277 days
497 days
Sydney
138 days
153 days
Halifax
135 days
181 days
Halifax
821 days
368 days
Halifax
1320 days
545 days
Sydney
162 days
248 days
Kentville
464 days
401 days
Dartmouth
489 days
526 days
Halifax
846 days
486 days
New Glasgow
493 days
759 days
New Glasgow
280 days
320 days
Kentville
114 days
454 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
64 days
176 days
Halifax
48 days
804 days
Dartmouth
331 days
685 days
New Glasgow
157 days
311 days
Sydney
329 days
89 days
Kentville
---
546 days
Kentville
74 days
567 days
New Waterford
241 days
310 days
Halifax
176 days
470 days
Kentville
141 days
287 days
Halifax
187 days
260 days
Sydney
92 days
71 days
Halifax
79 days
147 days
Halifax
99 days
109 days
Halifax
590 days
160 days
Sydney
119 days
115 days
Kentville
230 days
275 days
Dartmouth
149 days
338 days
Halifax
28 days
158 days
New Glasgow
120 days
468 days
New Glasgow
67 days
133 days
Kentville
58 days
275 days

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