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 ?
378 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
654 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
188 days
274 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
388 days
441 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
292 days
605 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
336 days
705 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
386 days
726 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
128 days
127 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
139 days
125 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
119 days
173 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
97 days
265 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
178 days
573 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort ascending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
125 days
734 days
Halifax
364 days
261 days
New Glasgow
259 days
303 days
New Glasgow
160 days
938 days
Halifax
426 days
423 days
Dartmouth
119 days
405 days
Dartmouth
---
525 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Kentville
570 days
537 days
Sydney
166 days
240 days
Halifax
---
351 days
Halifax
227 days
1237 days
Halifax
306 days
352 days
Kentville
391 days
738 days
Dartmouth
894 days
202 days
Dartmouth
895 days
202 days
Kentville
354 days
896 days
Sydney
153 days
310 days
Kentville
362 days
638 days
Sydney
250 days
325 days
New Glasgow
297 days
173 days
Halifax
114 days
121 days
Dartmouth
406 days
578 days
Sydney
171 days
187 days
Halifax
163 days
1026 days
Dartmouth
196 days
457 days
New Glasgow
196 days
149 days
New Glasgow
301 days
247 days

50%

Surgeonsort ascending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
42 days
650 days
Halifax
164 days
113 days
New Glasgow
109 days
152 days
New Glasgow
81 days
614 days
Halifax
238 days
169 days
Dartmouth
59 days
126 days
Dartmouth
---
278 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Kentville
189 days
310 days
Sydney
114 days
141 days
Halifax
---
55 days
Halifax
106 days
367 days
Halifax
246 days
254 days
Kentville
306 days
533 days
Dartmouth
205 days
55 days
Dartmouth
211 days
56 days
Kentville
137 days
476 days
Sydney
93 days
116 days
Kentville
208 days
566 days
Sydney
180 days
251 days
New Glasgow
154 days
102 days
Halifax
71 days
32 days
Dartmouth
299 days
374 days
Sydney
120 days
131 days
Halifax
66 days
419 days
Dartmouth
42 days
143 days
New Glasgow
91 days
114 days
New Glasgow
176 days
154 days

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