Service/Procedure Summary

Replacement of the shoulder joint.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
335 days
273 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
336 days
480 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
316 days
687 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
57 days
97 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
172 days
302 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
80 days
472 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
131 days
327 days
Halifax
455 days
214 days
Dartmouth
336 days
480 days
Kentville
426 days
687 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
57 days
71 days
Halifax
57 days
170 days
Dartmouth
179 days
302 days
Kentville
98 days
473 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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