Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
148 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
501 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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71 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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501 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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21 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
51 days
168 days
Halifax
144 days
227 days
Dartmouth
396 days
65 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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223 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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490 days
Sydney
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270 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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118 days
Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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260 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
53 days
38 days
Kentville
29 days
119 days
Dartmouth
393 days
54 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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95 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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221 days
Sydney
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106 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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51 days
Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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113 days
New Glasgow
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