Service/Procedure Summary

Replacement of the shoulder joint.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
127 days
260 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
453 days
231 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
270 days
503 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
271 days
735 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
13 days
63 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
112 days
156 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
223 days
180 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
122 days
515 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
56 days
146 days
Halifax
299 days
244 days
Dartmouth
453 days
231 days
Halifax
182 days
574 days
Kentville
225 days
769 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
11 days
40 days
Halifax
175 days
110 days
Halifax
77 days
295 days
Dartmouth
223 days
179 days
Kentville
103 days
641 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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