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? 50days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 84days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 103
days
33
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 22
days
52
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 30
days
56
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 175
days
62
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 63
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 35
days
73
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 36
days
73
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 46
days
110
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 161
days
111
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 88
days
111
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- 118
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 93
days
128
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 16
days
179
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 416
days
67
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 167
days
140
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 110
days
159
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 90
days
179
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 500
days
191
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 325
days
300
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 143
days
304
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 510
days
305
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 64
days
357
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital --- 366
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 91
days
375
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 507
days
496
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility --- 613
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
M Dale Miller Sydney --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Rex S Dunn Glace Bay --- ---
Daniel Kagedan Sydney --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax 32
days
---
Scott Livingstone Halifax 43
days
23
days
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 24
days
27
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 17
days
36
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 15
days
36
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 104
days
40
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 26
days
41
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 18
days
42
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 49
days
43
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 35
days
45
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 27
days
47
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 77
days
52
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 22
days
52
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 43
days
56
days
Victoria Smith Bridgewater 8
days
56
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 26
days
59
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 169
days
59
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 85
days
60
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 34
days
65
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 277
days
68
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 25
days
68
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 54
days
68
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 41
days
69
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 52
days
70
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 335
days
71
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 41
days
72
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 47
days
72
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 94
days
76
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 178
days
82
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 69
days
90
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 211
days
95
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 409
days
105
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 183
days
107
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 19
days
114
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 308
days
115
days
Richard Spence Halifax 92
days
123
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 43
days
123
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 175
days
123
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 109
days
130
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 420
days
139
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 219
days
142
days
John Booth Truro 41
days
182
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 273
days
192
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 13
days
195
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 225
days
210
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 167
days
323
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 400
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Katerina Neumann Halifax --- ---
M Dale Miller Sydney --- ---
Lucy K Helyer Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Rex S Dunn Glace Bay --- ---
Daniel Kagedan Sydney --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax 46
days
---
Carman Anthony Giacomantonio Halifax --- ---
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 42
days
55
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 97
days
72
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 79
days
75
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 37
days
83
days
Victoria Smith Bridgewater 16
days
85
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 92
days
98
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 175
days
110
days
Brian Nocon New Glasgow 132
days
112
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 427
days
120
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 102
days
126
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 71
days
129
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 81
days
135
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 59
days
136
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 181
days
151
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 119
days
153
days
Eileen Roach Sydney 71
days
156
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth 29
days
159
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 77
days
161
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 91
days
163
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 206
days
164
days
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 591
days
165
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 144
days
173
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 91
days
176
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 68
days
180
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 416
days
196
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 103
days
211
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 367
days
214
days
Heather Poushay Sydney 332
days
254
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 554
days
268
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 525
days
272
days
Richard Spence Halifax 224
days
283
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 682
days
297
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 40
days
310
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 470
days
312
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 233
days
335
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 292
days
349
days
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro 68
days
351
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 45
days
363
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 875
days
377
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 312
days
379
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 392
days
499
days
John Booth Truro 103
days
506
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 356
days
509
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 358
days
537
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 856
days
578
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 648
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.