Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

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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361 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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228 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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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130 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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103 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
92 days
71 days
Halifax
85 days
79 days
Sydney
92 days
369 days
Halifax
141 days
396 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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166 days
Dartmouth
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136 days
Kentville
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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
51 days
39 days
Sydney
34 days
64 days
Halifax
48 days
52 days
Halifax
30 days
130 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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74 days
Dartmouth
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75 days
Kentville
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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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