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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
95 days
61 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
101 days
82 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
94 days
113 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
90 days
157 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
150 days
127 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
194 days
191 days
Sydney
Cape Bret