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 ?
237 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
615 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
155 days
575 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
138 days
258 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
119 days
439 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
225 days
484 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
301 days
722 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
84 days
187 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
53 days
111 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
69 days
265 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
124 days
151 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
209 days
538 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
192 days
378 days
Kentville
200 days
520 days
Halifax
176 days
281 days
Halifax
---
388 days
Windsor
179 days
378 days
Kentville
1505 days
672 days
Dartmouth
105 days
371 days
Sydney
154 days
231 days
Halifax
225 days
415 days
Halifax
211 days
923 days
New Glasgow
110 days
606 days
Sydney
150 days
135 days
Kentville
224 days
673 days
Halifax
153 days
391 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
523 days
510 days
New Glasgow
123 days
325 days
Halifax
192 days
203 days
Sydney
139 days
334 days
New Glasgow
156 days
194 days
Kentville
258 days
733 days
New Glasgow
126 days
267 days
Halifax
381 days
802 days
Sydney
57 days
156 days
Halifax
147 days
272 days
Dartmouth
125 days
378 days
New Glasgow
192 days
315 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
35 days
241 days
Kentville
106 days
369 days
Halifax
81 days
27 days
Halifax
---
183 days
Windsor
86 days
241 days
Kentville
115 days
506 days
Dartmouth
69 days
173 days
Sydney
85 days
132 days
Halifax
152 days
85 days
Halifax
49 days
590 days
New Glasgow
40 days
398 days
Sydney
25 days
57 days
Kentville
143 days
527 days
Halifax
62 days
216 days
Halifax
---
---
Kentville
136 days
297 days
New Glasgow
37 days
192 days
Halifax
108 days
22 days
Sydney
78 days
129 days
New Glasgow
83 days
74 days
Kentville
116 days
432 days
New Glasgow
57 days
126 days
Halifax
95 days
369 days
Sydney
23 days
40 days
Halifax
103 days
106 days
Dartmouth
21 days
241 days
New Glasgow
23 days
134 days

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