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 ?
160 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending 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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120 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%

Communitysort descending 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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50 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 Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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231 days
Halifax
57 days
97 days
Halifax
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Halifax
191 days
396 days
Halifax
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176 days
Halifax
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174 days
Halifax
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241 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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228 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
92 days
369 days
Sydney
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57 days
Sydney
92 days
71 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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118 days
Halifax
44 days
37 days
Halifax
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Halifax
41 days
235 days
Halifax
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102 days
Halifax
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93 days
Halifax
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123 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Kentville
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124 days
New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
32 days
30 days
Sydney
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43 days
Sydney
51 days
43 days

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