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 ?
279 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
594 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
267 days
674 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
485 days
490 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
92 days
636 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
202 days
244 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
193 days
224 days

50%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
133 days
405 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
135 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
69 days
271 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
121 days
125 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
84 days
171 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
133 days
106 days
Halifax
318 days
767 days
Dartmouth
125 days
378 days
Halifax
139 days
174 days
Dartmouth
182 days
560 days
New Glasgow
154 days
335 days
Halifax
327 days
247 days
Kentville
248 days
600 days
Halifax
---
702 days
Windsor
---
391 days
Kentville
737 days
674 days
Dartmouth
163 days
489 days
Sydney
131 days
154 days
Halifax
242 days
893 days
New Glasgow
1033 days
615 days
Sydney
107 days
78 days
Halifax
104 days
569 days
Kentville
254 days
692 days
Kentville
346 days
562 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
293 days
191 days
New Glasgow
137 days
298 days
New Glasgow
149 days
165 days
Sydney
184 days
365 days
New Glasgow
108 days
210 days
Kentville
266 days
801 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
41 days
40 days
Halifax
95 days
320 days
Dartmouth
21 days
241 days
Halifax
69 days
118 days
Dartmouth
51 days
180 days
New Glasgow
79 days
183 days
Halifax
127 days
37 days
Kentville
154 days
417 days
Halifax
---
231 days
Windsor
---
240 days
Kentville
214 days
425 days
Dartmouth
105 days
255 days
Sydney
62 days
104 days
Halifax
114 days
476 days
New Glasgow
126 days
562 days
Sydney
82 days
41 days
Halifax
35 days
119 days
Kentville
76 days
602 days
Kentville
210 days
503 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
148 days
21 days
New Glasgow
98 days
175 days
New Glasgow
80 days
91 days
Sydney
90 days
125 days
New Glasgow
55 days
73 days
Kentville
170 days
667 days

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