Service/Procedure Summary

The replacement of one part of the knee with an artificial part. Damaged tissue is removed and replaced.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
324 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
518 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
300 days
260 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
247 days
322 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
381 days
377 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
588 days
557 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
123 days
134 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
182 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
129 days
209 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
129 days
460 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
247 days
204 days
Dartmouth
300 days
221 days
Kentville
228 days
294 days
New Glasgow
588 days
557 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Windsor
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417 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
136 days
127 days
Halifax
114 days
179 days
Kentville
111 days
192 days
New Glasgow
131 days
460 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Windsor
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247 days
Halifax
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