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 ?
308 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
220 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
38 days
114 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
150 days
141 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
197 days
153 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
263 days
139 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
181 days
305 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
290 days
220 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
373 days
207 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
719 days
71 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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143 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
39 days
44 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
26 days
86 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
66 days
59 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
69 days
64 days
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
50 days
84 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
67 days
71 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
50 days
96 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
227 days
54 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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68 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
52 days
66 days
New Glasgow
87 days
70 days
Sydney
97 days
99 days
Sydney
108 days
128 days
Kentville
68 days
204 days
Sydney
120 days
184 days
Kentville
168 days
146 days
Halifax
198 days
120 days
Halifax
99 days
220 days
Halifax
197 days
134 days
Windsor
154 days
177 days
Windsor
131 days
218 days
New Glasgow
229 days
135 days
Kentville
112 days
269 days
Kentville
69 days
335 days
New Glasgow
233 days
187 days
Halifax
241 days
187 days
Halifax
218 days
358 days
New Glasgow
373 days
272 days
Dartmouth
382 days
298 days
New Glasgow
434 days
321 days
Kentville
531 days
237 days
Kentville
458 days
396 days
Halifax
492 days
444 days
Kentville
719 days
380 days
Halifax
1755 days
295 days
Halifax
70 days
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Halifax
---
757 days
Sydney
---
126 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
35 days
39 days
Windsor
26 days
48 days
New Glasgow
27 days
48 days
Sydney
37 days
52 days
New Glasgow
48 days
57 days
Sydney
72 days
44 days
Halifax
47 days
79 days
Kentville
33 days
99 days
Sydney
46 days
91 days
Kentville
35 days
105 days
Halifax
40 days
101 days
Halifax
74 days
69 days
Windsor
68 days
76 days
Kentville
77 days
92 days
Kentville
89 days
96 days
New Glasgow
111 days
104 days
Dartmouth
142 days
76 days
Halifax
121 days
98 days
Kentville
31 days
193 days
New Glasgow
104 days
121 days
Halifax
72 days
163 days
Halifax
199 days
95 days
Kentville
150 days
165 days
Halifax
247 days
69 days
New Glasgow
328 days
158 days
Kentville
337 days
267 days
Halifax
47 days
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Halifax
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120 days
Sydney
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62 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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