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 ?
342 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
675 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
119 days
306 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
427 days
371 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
281 days
697 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
415 days
920 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
373 days
970 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
93 days
122 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
133 days
239 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
80 days
309 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
77 days
359 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
263 days
436 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
139 days
146 days
Sydney
171 days
176 days
Halifax
172 days
239 days
Sydney
169 days
343 days
Kentville
126 days
392 days
Kentville
313 days
295 days
New Glasgow
301 days
367 days
Halifax
280 days
442 days
New Glasgow
293 days
477 days
New Glasgow
323 days
457 days
Dartmouth
489 days
380 days
Kentville
303 days
571 days
Kentville
325 days
607 days
Halifax
459 days
590 days
Halifax
239 days
855 days
Dartmouth
325 days
811 days
Kentville
335 days
853 days
Halifax
713 days
625 days
New Glasgow
761 days
617 days
Halifax
137 days
1322 days
Sydney
1310 days
299 days
Halifax
928 days
1036 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
91 days
51 days
Sydney
87 days
55 days
Halifax
82 days
107 days
New Glasgow
112 days
135 days
Halifax
92 days
172 days
Sydney
106 days
181 days
New Glasgow
100 days
238 days
Kentville
75 days
276 days
Dartmouth
111 days
253 days
Halifax
109 days
265 days
Kentville
200 days
192 days
New Glasgow
136 days
323 days
Kentville
155 days
316 days
Halifax
215 days
260 days
Halifax
106 days
409 days
Halifax
110 days
522 days
Kentville
223 days
427 days
Dartmouth
216 days
458 days
Kentville
73 days
638 days
New Glasgow
258 days
464 days
Sydney
673 days
159 days
Halifax
78 days
1009 days

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