Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery replaces a previously implanted artificial knee joint with a new one.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
688 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
437 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
35 days
151 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
688 days
201 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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437 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
19 days
55 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
137 days
40 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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201 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
162 days
201 days
Sydney
109 days
270 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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95 days
Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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169 days
Kentville
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490 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Windsor
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Halifax
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266 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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189 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
43 days
33 days
Sydney
70 days
53 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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64 days
Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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55 days
Kentville
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311 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Windsor
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Halifax
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116 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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129 days

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