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 ?
221 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
425 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
128 days
280 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
149 days
261 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
190 days
470 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
300 days
396 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
357 days
410 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
60 days
76 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
105 days
120 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
39 days
198 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
87 days
158 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
84 days
303 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
225 days
212 days
New Glasgow
77 days
56 days
Halifax
235 days
280 days
Halifax
244 days
903 days
Dartmouth
504 days
543 days
New Glasgow
724 days
386 days
Sydney
202 days
246 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
428 days
616 days
Sydney
80 days
135 days
Halifax
53 days
808 days
Kentville
166 days
509 days
Halifax
104 days
105 days
Sydney
107 days
166 days
Kentville
250 days
253 days
Halifax
252 days
238 days
Halifax
408 days
396 days
Halifax
---
80 days
Sydney
180 days
328 days
Kentville
652 days
448 days
Windsor
555 days
500 days
Dartmouth
50 days
204 days
Halifax
---
640 days
New Glasgow
357 days
545 days
New Glasgow
288 days
257 days
Halifax
154 days
118 days
Kentville
146 days
407 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
137 days
101 days
New Glasgow
30 days
41 days
Halifax
84 days
166 days
Halifax
138 days
580 days
Dartmouth
270 days
187 days
New Glasgow
207 days
258 days
Sydney
143 days
155 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
66 days
329 days
Sydney
44 days
55 days
Halifax
34 days
316 days
Kentville
58 days
327 days
Halifax
42 days
63 days
Sydney
58 days
66 days
Kentville
134 days
133 days
Halifax
171 days
181 days
Halifax
109 days
229 days
Halifax
---
34 days
Sydney
84 days
81 days
Kentville
191 days
325 days
Windsor
90 days
186 days
Dartmouth
21 days
92 days
Halifax
---
256 days
New Glasgow
141 days
454 days
New Glasgow
98 days
76 days
Halifax
54 days
60 days
Kentville
29 days
264 days

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