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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
69 days
71 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
134 days
96 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
136 days
247 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
160 days
471 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
416 days
348 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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517 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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58 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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97 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
41 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
30 days
57 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
83 days
46 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
115 days
80 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
75 days
130 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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339 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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22 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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22 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
41 days
66 days
Yarmouth
109 days
45 days
Bridgewater
35 days
164 days
Truro
98 days
121 days
Truro
61 days
172 days
Yarmouth
96 days
181 days
Antigonish
84 days
195 days
Sydney
112 days
265 days
Truro
186 days
220 days
Kentville
217 days
212 days
Kentville
247 days
183 days
Bridgewater
217 days
247 days
Dartmouth
287 days
247 days
Sydney
90 days
529 days
Dartmouth
122 days
573 days
Antigonish
129 days
594 days
Kentville
511 days
234 days
Halifax
416 days
363 days
Halifax
634 days
361 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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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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429 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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274 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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184 days
Bridgewater
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Windsor
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252 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Dartmouth
180 days
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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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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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135 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
21 days
36 days
Yarmouth
25 days
34 days
Bridgewater
23 days
53 days
Truro
20 days
62 days
Kentville
29 days
54 days
Yarmouth
52 days
34 days
Antigonish
23 days
88 days
Dartmouth
29 days
83 days
Truro
58 days
60 days
Truro
54 days
103 days
Sydney
75 days
88 days
Kentville
125 days
38 days
Kentville
69 days
109 days
Dartmouth
80 days
101 days
Bridgewater
94 days
96 days
Sydney
75 days
239 days
Halifax
176 days
193 days
Antigonish
14 days
440 days
Halifax
314 days
202 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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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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94 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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110 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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59 days
Bridgewater
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Windsor
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22 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Dartmouth
141 days
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Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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221 days
Halifax
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Amherst
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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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50 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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