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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
110 days
58 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
45 days
214 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
61 days
204 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
90 days
312 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
239 days
364 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
463 days
440 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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570 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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212 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
16 days
54 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
24 days
47 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
41 days
97 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
88 days
252 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
159 days
209 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
258 days
212 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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148 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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64 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
41 days
132 days
Bridgewater
41 days
164 days
Yarmouth
45 days
209 days
Truro
80 days
186 days
Antigonish
84 days
195 days
Yarmouth
215 days
91 days
Truro
157 days
220 days
Dartmouth
287 days
131 days
Kentville
217 days
212 days
Sydney
222 days
474 days
Halifax
463 days
260 days
Antigonish
154 days
570 days
Halifax
268 days
474 days
Dartmouth
173 days
573 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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274 days
Kentville
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183 days
Bridgewater
189 days
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Kentville
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171 days
Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Kentville
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178 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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59 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
23 days
50 days
Truro
21 days
63 days
Antigonish
19 days
88 days
Yarmouth
16 days
124 days
Yarmouth
109 days
44 days
Kentville
59 days
106 days
Truro
48 days
143 days
Truro
100 days
127 days
Dartmouth
177 days
54 days
Dartmouth
95 days
183 days
Sydney
90 days
239 days
Halifax
192 days
217 days
Antigonish
28 days
384 days
Halifax
287 days
204 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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159 days
Kentville
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41 days
Bridgewater
117 days
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Kentville
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97 days
Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Kentville
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98 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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48 days
Halifax
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