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 ?
389 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
237 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
195 days
100 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
132 days
237 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
180 days
262 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
180 days
280 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
168 days
343 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
459 days
162 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
457 days
188 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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232 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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105 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
84 days
29 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
63 days
59 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
45 days
99 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
43 days
107 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
82 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
67 days
95 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
93 days
186 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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67 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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89 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
102 days
61 days
New Glasgow
112 days
91 days
Kentville
95 days
113 days
Kentville
110 days
113 days
Sydney
129 days
112 days
Halifax
78 days
196 days
Halifax
130 days
168 days
Halifax
117 days
216 days
Dartmouth
210 days
128 days
Dartmouth
148 days
194 days
Halifax
238 days
131 days
Sydney
271 days
107 days
New Glasgow
294 days
156 days
Kentville
203 days
266 days
Kentville
274 days
249 days
Dartmouth
437 days
209 days
New Glasgow
458 days
196 days
Kentville
139 days
516 days
New Glasgow
390 days
339 days
Kentville
419 days
378 days
Halifax
615 days
278 days
Halifax
823 days
311 days
Halifax
727 days
947 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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216 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
42 days
23 days
Dartmouth
49 days
50 days
Halifax
57 days
48 days
Kentville
39 days
72 days
Halifax
38 days
77 days
New Glasgow
67 days
59 days
Kentville
49 days
78 days
Sydney
84 days
51 days
Halifax
33 days
103 days
New Glasgow
60 days
84 days
Dartmouth
63 days
83 days
Kentville
84 days
62 days
Halifax
61 days
106 days
Sydney
118 days
50 days
New Glasgow
89 days
96 days
Halifax
84 days
122 days
Halifax
52 days
154 days
Halifax
153 days
59 days
Kentville
109 days
105 days
Kentville
82 days
161 days
Kentville
88 days
205 days
Dartmouth
276 days
50 days
New Glasgow
174 days
271 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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123 days

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