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? 49days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 62days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 13
days
65
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 42
days
50
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 41
days
51
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 27
days
77
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 46
days
66
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 77
days
48
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 14
days
130
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 132
days
43
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 103
days
116
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 148
days
95
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 189
days
57
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 177
days
134
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- 84
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 14
days
142
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 105
days
135
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 118
days
126
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 192
days
112
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 120
days
264
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 505
days
120
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 276
days
386
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 500
days
230
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 250
days
511
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 500
days
283
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 498
days
300
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 485
days
564
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- 249
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 17
days
33
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 14
days
36
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 28
days
27
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 22
days
35
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 21
days
40
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 43
days
24
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 19
days
50
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 27
days
43
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 41
days
32
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 34
days
40
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 31
days
46
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 35
days
51
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 29
days
66
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 26
days
69
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 39
days
57
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 42
days
58
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 48
days
63
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 45
days
67
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 47
days
69
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 92
days
33
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 42
days
83
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 76
days
55
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 43
days
91
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 14
days
121
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 102
days
67
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 13
days
182
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 120
days
79
days
Richard Spence Halifax 91
days
109
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 154
days
49
days
John Booth Truro 41
days
168
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 164
days
59
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 119
days
138
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 178
days
81
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 161
days
125
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 211
days
80
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 277
days
58
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 268
days
108
days
Clay K Butler Sydney 53
days
356
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 273
days
149
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 355
days
85
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 252
days
218
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 231
days
246
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 162
days
315
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 434
days
112
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 422
days
137
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Daniel Kagedan Sydney --- 216
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 31
days
---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Rex S Dunn Glace Bay --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Victoria Smith Bridgewater 9
days
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90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 51
days
56
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 29
days
92
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 71
days
72
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 86
days
76
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 108
days
74
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 70
days
129
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 83
days
130
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 81
days
135
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 89
days
153
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 131
days
112
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 68
days
180
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 120
days
141
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 119
days
144
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 161
days
103
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 98
days
174
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 106
days
176
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 77
days
217
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 103
days
208
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 101
days
213
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 40
days
300
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 192
days
161
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 210
days
164
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 49
days
363
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 120
days
299
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 68
days
351
days
Richard Spence Halifax 194
days
225
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 254
days
237
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 358
days
184
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 231
days
326
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 227
days
335
days
John Booth Truro 112
days
531
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 457
days
214
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 288
days
393
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 463
days
221
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 510
days
221
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 591
days
158
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 501
days
254
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 553
days
237
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 313
days
492
days
Clay K Butler Sydney 165
days
648
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 451
days
376
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 407
days
498
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 714
days
297
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 875
days
406
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 940
days
547
days
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Daniel Kagedan Sydney --- 379
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 44
days
---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Rex S Dunn Glace Bay --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Victoria Smith Bridgewater 16
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.