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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
32 days
73 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
82 days
134 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
105 days
127 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
93 days
141 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
302 days
139 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
270 days
242 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
221 days
293 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
84 days
503 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
368 days
295 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
311 days
356 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
478 days
279 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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111 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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247 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
41 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
38 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
28 days
60 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
46 days
48 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
68 days
35 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
43 days
76 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
100 days
59 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
79 days
96 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
47 days
161 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
128 days
101 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
298 days
90 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
---
30 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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173 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
55 days
43 days
Yarmouth
40 days
59 days
Bridgewater
35 days
64 days
Yarmouth
30 days
73 days
Amherst
43 days
76 days
Truro
29 days
105 days
Bridgewater
47 days
88 days
Yarmouth
40 days
121 days
Truro
67 days
98 days
Yarmouth
26 days
142 days
Halifax
106 days
85 days
Kentville
119 days
99 days
Kentville
52 days
174 days
Truro
110 days
133 days
Sydney
100 days
150 days
Bridgewater
110 days
142 days
Bridgewater
172 days
90 days
Truro
87 days
180 days
Truro
112 days
169 days
Kentville
123 days
167 days
Sydney
189 days
117 days
Dartmouth
251 days
113 days
Sydney
129 days
237 days
Amherst
253 days
147 days
Dartmouth
266 days
143 days
Antigonish
175 days
240 days
Dartmouth
226 days
204 days
Dartmouth
294 days
138 days
Halifax
407 days
27 days
Kentville
91 days
345 days
Amherst
135 days
302 days
Antigonish
153 days
290 days
Sydney
286 days
159 days
New Glasgow
232 days
242 days
Windsor
120 days
398 days
New Glasgow
325 days
197 days
Dartmouth
138 days
398 days
Sydney
342 days
200 days
Halifax
417 days
135 days
Halifax
305 days
316 days
Sydney
387 days
241 days
Sydney
313 days
378 days
Antigonish
82 days
636 days
Halifax
390 days
436 days
Halifax
462 days
395 days
Kentville
733 days
513 days
Halifax
513 days
792 days
Halifax
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Amherst
92 days
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Halifax
---
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Glace Bay
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131 days
Halifax
70 days
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Inverness
---
60 days
Halifax
---
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North Sydney
---
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Halifax
226 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
12 days
28 days
Yarmouth
8 days
34 days
Yarmouth
15 days
29 days
New Glasgow
23 days
24 days
Bridgewater
18 days
31 days
Kentville
13 days
39 days
Halifax
24 days
28 days
Yarmouth
12 days
41 days
Amherst
26 days
29 days
Antigonish
14 days
44 days
Sydney
21 days
39 days
Truro
17 days
46 days
Dartmouth
34 days
29 days
Bridgewater
26 days
41 days
Truro
28 days
40 days
Windsor
44 days
26 days
Bridgewater
56 days
29 days
Halifax
61 days
33 days
Kentville
44 days
51 days
Sydney
54 days
44 days
Kentville
44 days
58 days
Bridgewater
59 days
46 days
Truro
49 days
58 days
Truro
71 days
43 days
Amherst
76 days
43 days
Sydney
50 days
71 days
New Glasgow
69 days
55 days
Truro
56 days
72 days
Amherst
50 days
82 days
Halifax
128 days
23 days
Sydney
112 days
54 days
Antigonish
62 days
115 days
Dartmouth
119 days
76 days
Sydney
166 days
40 days
Sydney
135 days
78 days
Dartmouth
135 days
83 days
Kentville
41 days
178 days
New Glasgow
92 days
135 days
Dartmouth
188 days
87 days
Kentville
241 days
52 days
Sydney
98 days
203 days
Dartmouth
85 days
237 days
Halifax
282 days
58 days
Antigonish
18 days
340 days
Halifax
196 days
168 days
Halifax
297 days
264 days
Halifax
369 days
222 days
Halifax
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Amherst
45 days
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Halifax
---
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Glace Bay
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58 days
Halifax
43 days
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Inverness
---
16 days
Halifax
---
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North Sydney
---
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Halifax
72 days
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