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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
116 days
155 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
160 days
155 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
243 days
129 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
440 days
355 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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109 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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196 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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301 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
100 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
102 days
59 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
76 days
97 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
116 days
92 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
197 days
167 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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74 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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145 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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144 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
34 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
35 days
56 days
Bridgewater
29 days
109 days
Truro
75 days
85 days
Yarmouth
100 days
82 days
Amherst
85 days
141 days
Dartmouth
145 days
104 days
Truro
115 days
155 days
Truro
117 days
155 days
Sydney
152 days
134 days
North Sydney
129 days
211 days
Bridgewater
157 days
188 days
New Glasgow
252 days
120 days
Antigonish
60 days
343 days
Dartmouth
336 days
92 days
Kentville
330 days
235 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
Halifax
440 days
241 days
North Sydney
267 days
456 days
Kentville
441 days
309 days
Halifax
384 days
596 days
Dartmouth
671 days
343 days
Amherst
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99 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
157 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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418 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
76 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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219 days
Halifax
37 days
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Kentville
111 days
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Bridgewater
122 days
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
13 days
40 days
Yarmouth
25 days
30 days
Bridgewater
15 days
55 days
Amherst
27 days
62 days
Truro
38 days
61 days
Truro
39 days
84 days
North Sydney
82 days
52 days
Dartmouth
71 days
64 days
Kentville
96 days
46 days
Sydney
74 days
71 days
Dartmouth
93 days
69 days
Truro
80 days
99 days
Bridgewater
77 days
113 days
North Sydney
93 days
133 days
New Glasgow
123 days
113 days
Antigonish
28 days
238 days
Halifax
209 days
98 days
Sydney
154 days
183 days
Kentville
203 days
177 days
Dartmouth
205 days
188 days
Halifax
295 days
218 days
Amherst
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41 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
66 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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131 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
52 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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152 days
Halifax
32 days
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Kentville
83 days
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Bridgewater
74 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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