Service/Procedure Summary

Knee arthroscopy is when a special camera called an endoscope is inserted inside the knee to check for problems. Surgery is often done at the same time as the arthroscopy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
205 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
348 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
34 days
186 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
97 days
174 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
150 days
131 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
192 days
127 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
166 days
165 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
285 days
431 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
329 days
540 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
777 days
1164 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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80 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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297 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
37 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
40 days
43 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
50 days
77 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
68 days
63 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
79 days
52 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
79 days
79 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
85 days
155 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
49 days
303 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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14 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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158 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
78 days
141 days
New Glasgow
148 days
102 days
Halifax
123 days
153 days
Halifax
144 days
136 days
Sydney
113 days
188 days
Halifax
60 days
254 days
New Glasgow
148 days
228 days
Dartmouth
135 days
241 days
New Glasgow
265 days
113 days
Windsor
232 days
146 days
New Glasgow
166 days
212 days
Kentville
156 days
229 days
Dartmouth
119 days
281 days
Windsor
98 days
318 days
Kentville
139 days
328 days
Kentville
203 days
413 days
Kentville
85 days
540 days
Kentville
340 days
303 days
Halifax
321 days
645 days
Kentville
42 days
1164 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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248 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
24 days
36 days
Windsor
23 days
44 days
Windsor
29 days
65 days
New Glasgow
55 days
47 days
New Glasgow
42 days
68 days
Dartmouth
76 days
49 days
New Glasgow
62 days
66 days
Sydney
41 days
93 days
Halifax
44 days
97 days
Kentville
54 days
89 days
Halifax
76 days
77 days
Dartmouth
77 days
84 days
Halifax
101 days
81 days
New Glasgow
64 days
132 days
Kentville
38 days
161 days
Kentville
95 days
105 days
Kentville
24 days
263 days
Kentville
142 days
169 days
Halifax
118 days
213 days
Kentville
23 days
374 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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80 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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