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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
127 days
109 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
115 days
155 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
145 days
165 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
286 days
235 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
384 days
218 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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219 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
100 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
57 days
56 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
40 days
102 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
100 days
59 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
113 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
106 days
95 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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132 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
45 days
Bridgewater
29 days
109 days
Truro
75 days
85 days
Yarmouth
84 days
82 days
Amherst
35 days
141 days
Truro
115 days
127 days
Dartmouth
145 days
104 days
Truro
117 days
155 days
Sydney
152 days
134 days
North Sydney
129 days
211 days
Bridgewater
157 days
188 days
Antigonish
60 days
329 days
Dartmouth
336 days
92 days
New Glasgow
252 days
279 days
Kentville
330 days
235 days
Halifax
364 days
239 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
North Sydney
267 days
456 days
Kentville
441 days
309 days
Halifax
384 days
449 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
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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
106 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
34 days
Yarmouth
41 days
30 days
Bridgewater
15 days
60 days
Amherst
27 days
58 days
Truro
38 days
61 days
Truro
39 days
79 days
Sydney
72 days
51 days
North Sydney
87 days
43 days
Dartmouth
71 days
64 days
Kentville
96 days
41 days
Truro
74 days
92 days
Bridgewater
77 days
101 days
Dartmouth
117 days
69 days
North Sydney
93 days
133 days
New Glasgow
122 days
114 days
Antigonish
27 days
237 days
Halifax
208 days
93 days
Sydney
154 days
159 days
Dartmouth
221 days
188 days
Kentville
244 days
174 days
Halifax
241 days
210 days
Amherst
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38 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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110 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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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
29 days
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Kentville
67 days
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Bridgewater
84 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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