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 ?
368 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
651 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
223 days
272 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
301 days
469 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
364 days
462 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
336 days
583 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
383 days
724 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
129 days
127 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
154 days
137 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
153 days
143 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
99 days
251 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
195 days
591 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
301 days
247 days
New Glasgow
196 days
139 days
Halifax
245 days
530 days
Halifax
163 days
928 days
Sydney
161 days
189 days
Dartmouth
406 days
578 days
Halifax
114 days
121 days
New Glasgow
300 days
165 days
Sydney
250 days
312 days
Kentville
362 days
620 days
Sydney
290 days
377 days
Kentville
354 days
896 days
Dartmouth
894 days
202 days
Dartmouth
894 days
202 days
Kentville
391 days
674 days
Halifax
308 days
349 days
Halifax
226 days
1187 days
Halifax
---
351 days
Sydney
176 days
247 days
Kentville
570 days
537 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Dartmouth
---
525 days
Dartmouth
119 days
531 days
Halifax
426 days
453 days
New Glasgow
170 days
938 days
New Glasgow
234 days
303 days
Halifax
364 days
275 days
Kentville
139 days
735 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
174 days
155 days
New Glasgow
91 days
105 days
Halifax
42 days
153 days
Halifax
63 days
396 days
Sydney
120 days
136 days
Dartmouth
293 days
372 days
Halifax
51 days
24 days
New Glasgow
155 days
104 days
Sydney
170 days
239 days
Kentville
272 days
562 days
Sydney
79 days
122 days
Kentville
158 days
503 days
Dartmouth
205 days
55 days
Dartmouth
205 days
55 days
Kentville
296 days
533 days
Halifax
259 days
252 days
Halifax
106 days
351 days
Halifax
---
55 days
Sydney
114 days
141 days
Kentville
174 days
291 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Dartmouth
---
278 days
Dartmouth
59 days
126 days
Halifax
153 days
163 days
New Glasgow
89 days
569 days
New Glasgow
115 days
155 days
Halifax
159 days
99 days
Kentville
42 days
652 days

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