Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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64 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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162 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%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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43 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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54 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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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
109 days
98 days
Halifax
144 days
227 days
Dartmouth
396 days
79 days
Halifax
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104 days
Sydney
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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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Kentville
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123 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
46 days
66 days
Sydney
69 days
48 days
Dartmouth
393 days
54 days
Halifax
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59 days
Sydney
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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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85 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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80 days

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