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 16
days
62
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 157
days
80
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 36
days
77
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 368
days
248
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 132
days
48
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 31
days
75
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 44
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 278
days
49
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 396
days
95
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 143
days
93
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 36
days
53
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 27
days
167
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 51
days
49
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 43
days
107
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 293
days
259
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 112
days
222
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 665
days
783
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 387
days
107
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 434
days
214
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 122
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 580
days
277
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 512
days
299
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 586
days
209
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 62
days
125
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 128
days
265
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 191
days
120
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jenelle King Yarmouth 22
days
62
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 17
days
51
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 22
days
71
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 38
days
49
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 125
days
41
days
John Booth Truro 48
days
169
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 99
days
71
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 32
days
48
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 87
days
79
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 99
days
117
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 189
days
58
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 300
days
194
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 369
days
47
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 44
days
121
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 174
days
70
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 505
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 134
days
46
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 284
days
71
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 91
days
43
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 189
days
340
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 208
days
80
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 29
days
53
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 18
days
35
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 48
days
81
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 43
days
116
days
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax 64
days
67
days
Richard Spence Halifax 100
days
205
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
Aneil Arvind Mujoomdar Halifax --- ---
Samuel Minor Halifax 270
days
114
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 37
days
29
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 46
days
76
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 429
days
140
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 219
days
63
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 161
days
162
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 100
days
129
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 274
days
130
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 339
days
101
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 46
days
60
days
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater 14
days
26
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 21
days
27
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 47
days
86
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 25
days
55
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 20
days
107
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 14
days
191
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 93
days
72
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 45
days
70
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 64
days
118
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 40
days
37
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jenelle King Yarmouth 81
days
135
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 34
days
147
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 103
days
165
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 92
days
90
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 197
days
106
days
John Booth Truro 87
days
366
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 127
days
227
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 48
days
83
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 202
days
264
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 242
days
208
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 512
days
493
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 470
days
306
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 848
days
251
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 130
days
205
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 642
days
215
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 814
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 703
days
85
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 427
days
120
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 282
days
106
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 811
days
598
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 435
days
443
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 233
days
183
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 59
days
74
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 76
days
122
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 77
days
674
days
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax 120
days
81
days
Richard Spence Halifax 292
days
363
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
Aneil Arvind Mujoomdar Halifax --- ---
Samuel Minor Halifax 405
days
283
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 65
days
96
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 88
days
175
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 579
days
305
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 323
days
237
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 286
days
330
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 453
days
477
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 593
days
199
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 1538
days
165
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 173
days
137
days
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater 27
days
124
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 36
days
43
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 68
days
140
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 110
days
106
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 86
days
316
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 49
days
346
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 367
days
153
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 118
days
153
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 191
days
216
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 95
days
57
days

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.