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 ?
139 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
214 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
101 days
86 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
133 days
104 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
130 days
181 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
154 days
176 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
136 days
300 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
162 days
470 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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113 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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163 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
22 days
40 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
25 days
46 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
45 days
74 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
56 days
92 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
49 days
107 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
48 days
112 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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56 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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45 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
60 days
111 days
Halifax
153 days
74 days
Kentville
133 days
112 days
Halifax
123 days
135 days
Windsor
135 days
145 days
Dartmouth
149 days
136 days
New Glasgow
181 days
137 days
New Glasgow
223 days
103 days
Dartmouth
99 days
227 days
Kentville
90 days
256 days
Windsor
61 days
301 days
New Glasgow
137 days
228 days
New Glasgow
236 days
134 days
Kentville
60 days
328 days
Sydney
328 days
94 days
Kentville
208 days
348 days
Kentville
383 days
300 days
Halifax
332 days
596 days
Kentville
56 days
1164 days
Halifax
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478 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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70 days
Halifax
---
254 days
Halifax
---
328 days
Halifax
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248 days
Sydney
---
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
30 days
27 days
Windsor
24 days
38 days
Windsor
17 days
46 days
New Glasgow
63 days
43 days
Kentville
49 days
58 days
Kentville
41 days
68 days
Halifax
82 days
35 days
Sydney
56 days
71 days
Dartmouth
54 days
75 days
New Glasgow
71 days
63 days
Kentville
61 days
73 days
New Glasgow
71 days
64 days
Dartmouth
92 days
51 days
Halifax
76 days
90 days
New Glasgow
28 days
146 days
Kentville
19 days
162 days
Kentville
38 days
147 days
Halifax
132 days
151 days
Kentville
165 days
118 days
Halifax
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253 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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56 days
Halifax
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93 days
Halifax
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87 days
Halifax
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75 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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