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 ?
242 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
300 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
217 days
146 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
222 days
294 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
231 days
360 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
284 days
308 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
251 days
364 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
531 days
197 days
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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272 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
61 days
42 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
98 days
69 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
138 days
81 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
98 days
181 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
123 days
225 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
171 days
181 days
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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193 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
70 days
135 days
Sydney
115 days
132 days
Sydney
141 days
141 days
Halifax
121 days
161 days
New Glasgow
138 days
155 days
Dartmouth
82 days
226 days
New Glasgow
211 days
113 days
Kentville
109 days
219 days
Kentville
87 days
260 days
New Glasgow
177 days
197 days
Dartmouth
141 days
234 days
Dartmouth
217 days
167 days
Halifax
84 days
309 days
Kentville
132 days
305 days
Kentville
208 days
231 days
New Glasgow
195 days
281 days
Kentville
284 days
361 days
Halifax
210 days
687 days
New Glasgow
987 days
315 days
Halifax
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245 days
Halifax
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259 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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196 days
Halifax
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254 days
Halifax
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201 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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299 days
Halifax
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153 days
Halifax
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416 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
32 days
23 days
Dartmouth
21 days
62 days
New Glasgow
49 days
39 days
New Glasgow
54 days
42 days
Sydney
55 days
47 days
Sydney
40 days
64 days
Dartmouth
56 days
51 days
New Glasgow
39 days
93 days
Kentville
33 days
127 days
Halifax
60 days
111 days
Kentville
32 days
143 days
Dartmouth
98 days
108 days
Halifax
43 days
169 days
Kentville
72 days
150 days
Halifax
52 days
212 days
New Glasgow
164 days
118 days
Kentville
52 days
231 days
Kentville
134 days
226 days
New Glasgow
267 days
125 days
Halifax
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153 days
Halifax
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160 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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138 days
Halifax
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80 days
Halifax
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32 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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234 days
Halifax
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92 days
Halifax
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120 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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