Service/Procedure Summary

During this procedure, the ligament in the centre of the knee is replaced with a new ligament (the Anterior cruciate ligament).

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
151 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
264 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
49 days
229 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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188 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
8 days
43 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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109 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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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
Kentville
68 days
131 days
Dartmouth
72 days
165 days
Dartmouth
86 days
229 days
Halifax
169 days
285 days
Windsor
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
49 days
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Sydney
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191 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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574 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
12 days
46 days
Dartmouth
22 days
57 days
Kentville
26 days
96 days
Halifax
44 days
103 days
Windsor
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
34 days
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Sydney
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84 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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195 days
New Glasgow
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