Service/Procedure Summary

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

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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235 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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116 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
191 days
396 days
Sydney
92 days
369 days
Sydney
92 days
69 days
Halifax
62 days
97 days
Halifax
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174 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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228 days
Dartmouth
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224 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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57 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
51 days
39 days
Halifax
48 days
37 days
Halifax
41 days
207 days
Sydney
31 days
41 days
Halifax
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74 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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124 days
Dartmouth
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107 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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43 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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