Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery replaces the knee joint with an artificial joint. The wait time shown is for patients who had their first knee replacement.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
136 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
593 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
154 days
534 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
147 days
245 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
94 days
347 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
234 days
1056 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
142 days
612 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
52 days
172 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
68 days
101 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
55 days
240 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
74 days
173 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
83 days
486 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
98 days
318 days
Sydney
262 days
358 days
Kentville
212 days
332 days
Kentville
162 days
683 days
Dartmouth
118 days
347 days
Halifax
1009 days
431 days
Halifax
99 days
190 days
Halifax
189 days
232 days
Halifax
93 days
229 days
New Glasgow
177 days
148 days
New Glasgow
182 days
124 days
Kentville
143 days
679 days
Halifax
---
923 days
Windsor
303 days
660 days
Kentville
1092 days
516 days
New Glasgow
447 days
420 days
Dartmouth
129 days
412 days
Sydney
129 days
203 days
Sydney
99 days
176 days
Halifax
161 days
549 days
Halifax
365 days
1460 days
New Glasgow
562 days
685 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
112 days
550 days
Sydney
190 days
210 days
New Glasgow
882 days
439 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
40 days
189 days
Sydney
129 days
211 days
Kentville
115 days
233 days
Kentville
74 days
501 days
Dartmouth
21 days
201 days
Halifax
276 days
231 days
Halifax
56 days
130 days
Halifax
132 days
159 days
Halifax
44 days
154 days
New Glasgow
69 days
76 days
New Glasgow
52 days
67 days
Kentville
76 days
398 days
Halifax
---
326 days
Windsor
58 days
315 days
Kentville
196 days
443 days
New Glasgow
36 days
196 days
Dartmouth
78 days
254 days
Sydney
71 days
88 days
Sydney
56 days
86 days
Halifax
71 days
260 days
Halifax
89 days
1112 days
New Glasgow
103 days
531 days
Kentville
---
---
Kentville
58 days
430 days
Sydney
29 days
51 days
New Glasgow
72 days
295 days

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