Service/Procedure Summary

Replacement of the shoulder joint.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
238 days
317 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
262 days
541 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
509 days
553 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
404 days
701 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
25 days
148 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
74 days
138 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
254 days
277 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
143 days
572 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
294 days
259 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
509 days
553 days
Kentville
426 days
701 days
Halifax
161 days
605 days
Kentville
148 days
212 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Halifax
98 days
116 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
254 days
277 days
Kentville
168 days
609 days
Halifax
57 days
348 days
Kentville
120 days
102 days

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