Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
85 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
416 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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515 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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314 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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64 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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207 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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125 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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40 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
96 days
57 days
Sydney
92 days
95 days
Sydney
110 days
279 days
Halifax
344 days
396 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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125 days
Dartmouth
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233 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
85 days
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Halifax
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Windsor
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Halifax
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416 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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274 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
19 days
46 days
Sydney
59 days
39 days
Sydney
59 days
55 days
Halifax
30 days
84 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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53 days
Dartmouth
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122 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
51 days
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Halifax
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Windsor
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Halifax
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123 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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113 days

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