Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery replaces the knee joint with an artificial joint. The wait time shown is for patients who had their first knee replacement.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
460 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
567 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
215 days
272 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
454 days
334 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
576 days
479 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
641 days
539 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
243 days
1212 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
75 days
113 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
152 days
144 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
107 days
244 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
150 days
237 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
116 days
282 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
129 days
167 days
Halifax
154 days
178 days
Halifax
154 days
237 days
Dartmouth
66 days
371 days
Sydney
120 days
337 days
New Glasgow
204 days
268 days
Sydney
209 days
279 days
Kentville
140 days
379 days
Sydney
258 days
309 days
Kentville
450 days
140 days
New Glasgow
524 days
238 days
Dartmouth
308 days
595 days
New Glasgow
365 days
545 days
Dartmouth
475 days
477 days
Kentville
386 days
581 days
New Glasgow
575 days
414 days
Halifax
126 days
948 days
Halifax
475 days
691 days
Kentville
872 days
384 days
Kentville
507 days
781 days
Halifax
288 days
1450 days
Halifax
560 days
1843 days
Kentville
---
767 days
Halifax
---
654 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
16 days
36 days
Halifax
44 days
76 days
Sydney
53 days
75 days
Sydney
78 days
86 days
Halifax
92 days
189 days
New Glasgow
96 days
191 days
Sydney
153 days
134 days
Kentville
254 days
81 days
Kentville
63 days
276 days
Sydney
167 days
175 days
New Glasgow
221 days
155 days
Halifax
234 days
180 days
Kentville
130 days
314 days
Dartmouth
85 days
366 days
New Glasgow
95 days
436 days
New Glasgow
200 days
337 days
Dartmouth
395 days
212 days
Kentville
112 days
509 days
Halifax
89 days
575 days
Halifax
210 days
471 days
Kentville
389 days
334 days
Halifax
171 days
1145 days
Kentville
---
561 days
Halifax
---
322 days

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