Service/Procedure Summary

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

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
75 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
388 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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542 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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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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138 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%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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174 days
Dartmouth
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224 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
92 days
369 days
Kentville
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Halifax
74 days
97 days
Sydney
92 days
69 days
Halifax
191 days
515 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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76 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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228 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
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Halifax
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78 days
Dartmouth
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99 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
32 days
41 days
Kentville
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Halifax
48 days
52 days
Sydney
61 days
39 days
Halifax
30 days
168 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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52 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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124 days

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