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 ?
388 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
589 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
373 days
475 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
195 days
293 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
479 days
675 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
134 days
937 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
388 days
624 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
88 days
157 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
127 days
108 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
16 days
292 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
91 days
173 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
102 days
287 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
464 days
368 days
Halifax
35 days
85 days
New Glasgow
280 days
249 days
Halifax
122 days
190 days
New Glasgow
186 days
265 days
Kentville
180 days
728 days
Halifax
846 days
480 days
Kentville
404 days
403 days
Dartmouth
485 days
851 days
Sydney
166 days
263 days
Sydney
146 days
161 days
Halifax
245 days
945 days
Kentville
123 days
355 days
Halifax
173 days
1107 days
Halifax
1909 days
536 days
New Glasgow
668 days
736 days
New Glasgow
444 days
404 days
Dartmouth
587 days
528 days
Sydney
972 days
209 days
Kentville
---
662 days
Kentville
294 days
624 days
Sydney
271 days
434 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
96 days
129 days
Halifax
9 days
39 days
New Glasgow
181 days
125 days
Halifax
85 days
157 days
New Glasgow
63 days
156 days
Kentville
87 days
537 days
Halifax
21 days
153 days
Kentville
242 days
279 days
Dartmouth
384 days
665 days
Sydney
121 days
118 days
Sydney
93 days
84 days
Halifax
176 days
456 days
Kentville
60 days
274 days
Halifax
54 days
892 days
Halifax
693 days
163 days
New Glasgow
144 days
461 days
New Glasgow
136 days
256 days
Dartmouth
116 days
379 days
Sydney
188 days
92 days
Kentville
---
495 days
Kentville
121 days
292 days
Sydney
104 days
162 days

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