Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This surgery repairs a hernia in any area other than the location of an incision from a previous surgery. A hernia occurs when a piece of an organ sticks through the wall that should normally contain it. See "Hernia Repair - Incisional" for the wait times for incisional hernia repair.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 48days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 79days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 14
days
65
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 38
days
50
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 29
days
60
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 32
days
63
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 58
days
45
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 48
days
55
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 20
days
225
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 138
days
118
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 108
days
156
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 274
days
46
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 196
days
174
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 303
days
244
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 52
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 33
days
105
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 71
days
121
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 91
days
120
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 142
days
227
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 106
days
293
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 252
days
224
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 310
days
219
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 350
days
283
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 647
days
86
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 433
days
363
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 369
days
689
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 531
days
814
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 380
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater 13
days
24
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 24
days
27
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 19
days
33
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 14
days
42
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 19
days
44
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 37
days
26
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 29
days
41
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 36
days
41
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 33
days
48
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 26
days
56
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 25
days
62
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 41
days
50
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 22
days
69
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 35
days
70
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 60
days
48
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 42
days
76
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 48
days
79
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 42
days
86
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 21
days
110
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 34
days
100
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 76
days
60
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 102
days
46
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 114
days
39
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 43
days
116
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 46
days
120
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 94
days
72
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 99
days
70
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 89
days
82
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 92
days
110
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 13
days
196
days
John Booth Truro 49
days
169
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 170
days
59
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 156
days
79
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 108
days
129
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 197
days
49
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 175
days
78
days
Richard Spence Halifax 94
days
171
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 174
days
176
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 295
days
71
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 318
days
51
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 267
days
106
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 261
days
135
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 315
days
115
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 294
days
153
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 292
days
176
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 169
days
360
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 496
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax 38
days
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90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 36
days
55
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 48
days
50
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 48
days
78
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 34
days
97
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 66
days
72
days
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater 27
days
124
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 51
days
104
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 84
days
90
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 84
days
93
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 81
days
120
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 68
days
137
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 110
days
113
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 78
days
146
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 76
days
175
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 118
days
153
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 91
days
185
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 192
days
99
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 193
days
109
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 128
days
183
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 181
days
151
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 134
days
211
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 198
days
166
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 43
days
324
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 42
days
357
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 233
days
182
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 242
days
201
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 214
days
264
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 416
days
134
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 367
days
192
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 311
days
260
days
John Booth Truro 96
days
504
days
Richard Spence Halifax 271
days
333
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 371
days
254
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 303
days
349
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 470
days
249
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 72
days
674
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 392
days
390
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 703
days
85
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 593
days
206
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 520
days
300
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 356
days
509
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 367
days
537
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 622
days
287
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 921
days
165
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 875
days
279
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 630
days
598
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 804
days
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax 114
days
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Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.