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 ?
39 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
173 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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110 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
170 days
285 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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127 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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67 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
16 days
102 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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100 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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209 days
Windsor
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Dartmouth
72 days
165 days
Kentville
64 days
127 days
Halifax
215 days
480 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
189 days
291 days
Dartmouth
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111 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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76 days
Windsor
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Dartmouth
12 days
46 days
Kentville
26 days
50 days
Halifax
20 days
96 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
55 days
89 days
Dartmouth
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63 days

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