Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery repairs a hernia that has formed in the same location of an incision from a previous surgery. See "Hernia Repair" for the wait times for other types of hernia repair.

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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
55 days
99 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
123 days
106 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
196 days
40 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
61 days
320 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
200 days
200 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
103 days
305 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
245 days
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
113 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
36 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
44 days
44 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
69 days
24 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
68 days
30 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
31 days
70 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
32 days
138 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
203 days
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
46 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
49 days
99 days
Bridgewater
85 days
84 days
North Sydney
135 days
57 days
Kentville
85 days
114 days
Truro
97 days
118 days
Truro
116 days
102 days
Antigonish
64 days
178 days
Yarmouth
57 days
208 days
Truro
148 days
141 days
Sydney
238 days
61 days
North Sydney
184 days
132 days
Antigonish
41 days
320 days
Halifax
286 days
200 days
Halifax
200 days
485 days
Dartmouth
476 days
387 days
Halifax
148 days
825 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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204 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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310 days
New Glasgow
72 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
223 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
308 days
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Kentville
38 days
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
28 days
22 days
Yarmouth
11 days
62 days
Bridgewater
36 days
37 days
Yarmouth
17 days
67 days
Truro
29 days
58 days
Antigonish
12 days
78 days
Kentville
28 days
71 days
North Sydney
54 days
50 days
Truro
48 days
74 days
Truro
44 days
96 days
Antigonish
13 days
152 days
Halifax
78 days
104 days
Halifax
140 days
62 days
Sydney
186 days
40 days
Halifax
128 days
198 days
Dartmouth
245 days
237 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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180 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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97 days
New Glasgow
50 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
140 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
128 days
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Kentville
29 days
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Dartmouth
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