Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
92 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
386 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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542 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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189 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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83 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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138 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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82 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
92 days
71 days
Halifax
85 days
97 days
Sydney
92 days
369 days
Halifax
191 days
515 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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174 days
Dartmouth
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224 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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76 days
Halifax
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416 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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228 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
32 days
50 days
Sydney
59 days
39 days
Halifax
49 days
56 days
Halifax
30 days
207 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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78 days
Dartmouth
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80 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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46 days
Halifax
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123 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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124 days

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