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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
41 days
95 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
177 days
198 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
369 days
267 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
1092 days
122 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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129 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
9 days
39 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
42 days
57 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
58 days
57 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
219 days
91 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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72 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
24 days
53 days
Truro
41 days
63 days
Windsor
98 days
33 days
Truro
60 days
97 days
Truro
98 days
121 days
Kentville
35 days
199 days
Yarmouth
96 days
139 days
Bridgewater
110 days
190 days
Truro
150 days
246 days
Dartmouth
177 days
247 days
Sydney
160 days
265 days
Kentville
217 days
212 days
Dartmouth
199 days
328 days
Antigonish
42 days
594 days
Dartmouth
125 days
573 days
Sydney
222 days
529 days
Halifax
416 days
363 days
Halifax
634 days
406 days
Kentville
1092 days
122 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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44 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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111 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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124 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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171 days
Antigonish
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195 days
North Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Halifax
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Amherst
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270 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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57 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
33 days
17 days
Yarmouth
25 days
26 days
Truro
22 days
30 days
Kentville
15 days
44 days
Bridgewater
19 days
44 days
Truro
34 days
36 days
Truro
17 days
54 days
Dartmouth
36 days
69 days
Bridgewater
70 days
61 days
Truro
43 days
89 days
Kentville
51 days
114 days
Sydney
96 days
77 days
Dartmouth
141 days
50 days
Kentville
149 days
45 days
Sydney
90 days
106 days
Dartmouth
92 days
108 days
Halifax
198 days
233 days
Antigonish
13 days
440 days
Halifax
330 days
258 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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33 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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83 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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87 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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59 days
Antigonish
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106 days
North Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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167 days
Halifax
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Amherst
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70 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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51 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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