Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
396 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
227 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
54 days
227 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
396 days
64 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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221 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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95 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
35 days
75 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
353 days
44 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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49 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
117 days
98 days
Kentville
161 days
120 days
Halifax
127 days
227 days
Dartmouth
396 days
79 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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604 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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161 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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68 days
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
38 days
71 days
Sydney
76 days
48 days
Kentville
65 days
80 days
Dartmouth
313 days
63 days
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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62 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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74 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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52 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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84 days
New Glasgow
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