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 ?
139 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
603 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
154 days
268 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
95 days
343 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
122 days
544 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
132 days
636 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
234 days
1031 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
58 days
130 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
55 days
149 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
72 days
181 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
54 days
252 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
73 days
494 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
149 days
111 days
Sydney
97 days
176 days
Halifax
99 days
185 days
Halifax
88 days
221 days
New Glasgow
177 days
136 days
Sydney
129 days
223 days
Dartmouth
118 days
263 days
Sydney
190 days
210 days
Halifax
129 days
315 days
Halifax
189 days
255 days
Kentville
212 days
323 days
Dartmouth
151 days
423 days
Sydney
263 days
349 days
Kentville
112 days
544 days
Halifax
176 days
592 days
Kentville
143 days
679 days
Kentville
162 days
683 days
New Glasgow
447 days
420 days
Windsor
303 days
660 days
New Glasgow
882 days
433 days
New Glasgow
637 days
685 days
Halifax
1009 days
431 days
Kentville
1177 days
513 days
Halifax
365 days
1419 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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927 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
32 days
52 days
New Glasgow
44 days
57 days
Sydney
56 days
90 days
New Glasgow
80 days
72 days
Sydney
64 days
89 days
Halifax
56 days
134 days
Halifax
44 days
151 days
Dartmouth
22 days
194 days
Halifax
42 days
191 days
New Glasgow
38 days
196 days
Halifax
132 days
165 days
Kentville
115 days
210 days
Dartmouth
82 days
253 days
Sydney
132 days
211 days
Halifax
74 days
289 days
New Glasgow
74 days
293 days
Windsor
58 days
315 days
Kentville
76 days
381 days
Kentville
62 days
413 days
Halifax
280 days
217 days
Kentville
74 days
462 days
New Glasgow
108 days
520 days
Kentville
199 days
436 days
Halifax
94 days
1082 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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305 days

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