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 ?
206 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
307 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
96 days
120 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
135 days
118 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
131 days
310 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
398 days
344 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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155 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
52 days
42 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
103 days
106 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
95 days
117 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
99 days
249 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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110 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
57 days
83 days
Sydney
113 days
71 days
New Glasgow
100 days
111 days
Windsor
100 days
123 days
Halifax
89 days
162 days
New Glasgow
84 days
172 days
Kentville
94 days
188 days
Kentville
94 days
196 days
New Glasgow
161 days
140 days
Dartmouth
89 days
232 days
Kentville
88 days
259 days
Halifax
96 days
309 days
New Glasgow
124 days
315 days
Sydney
141 days
316 days
Dartmouth
191 days
273 days
Kentville
244 days
361 days
Halifax
262 days
674 days
Kentville
728 days
219 days
New Glasgow
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281 days
Halifax
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245 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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261 days
Halifax
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590 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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301 days
Halifax
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160 days
Halifax
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459 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
29 days
27 days
Windsor
15 days
41 days
Sydney
41 days
42 days
New Glasgow
36 days
55 days
New Glasgow
52 days
41 days
Sydney
56 days
41 days
Kentville
30 days
80 days
Dartmouth
60 days
62 days
New Glasgow
40 days
84 days
Halifax
43 days
108 days
Kentville
32 days
120 days
Halifax
45 days
122 days
Dartmouth
99 days
97 days
Halifax
48 days
152 days
Kentville
123 days
118 days
New Glasgow
101 days
161 days
Kentville
52 days
228 days
Kentville
130 days
226 days
New Glasgow
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107 days
Halifax
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198 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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122 days
Halifax
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101 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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210 days
Halifax
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92 days
Halifax
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88 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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