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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
38 days
98 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
91 days
127 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
105 days
146 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
107 days
322 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
323 days
224 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
266 days
593 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore 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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
22 days
42 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
41 days
68 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
94 days
73 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
81 days
114 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
102 days
209 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
153 days
163 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
14 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore 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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
21 days
120 days
Yarmouth
51 days
111 days
Bridgewater
165 days
57 days
North Sydney
169 days
101 days
Truro
91 days
212 days
Truro
154 days
155 days
Kentville
159 days
167 days
Kentville
161 days
233 days
Dartmouth
167 days
230 days
Sydney
169 days
238 days
Halifax
266 days
174 days
Antigonish
187 days
376 days
Dartmouth
218 days
357 days
Halifax
259 days
589 days
Halifax
182 days
1891 days
Antigonish
57 days
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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77 days
Yarmouth
34 days
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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76 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
102 days
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Amherst
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Truro
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194 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
146 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
26 days
45 days
Truro
9 days
76 days
Bridgewater
76 days
24 days
Kentville
45 days
56 days
Truro
33 days
83 days
North Sydney
93 days
47 days
Kentville
55 days
101 days
Truro
58 days
112 days
Sydney
85 days
101 days
Dartmouth
119 days
77 days
Halifax
113 days
98 days
Antigonish
15 days
199 days
Dartmouth
65 days
216 days
Halifax
222 days
125 days
Halifax
169 days
316 days
Antigonish
15 days
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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32 days
Yarmouth
11 days
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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46 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
50 days
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Amherst
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Truro
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79 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
106 days
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