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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
180 days
477 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
533 days
750 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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123 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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207 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
56 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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395 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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702 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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225 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
45 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
114 days
187 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
82 days
247 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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81 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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172 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
52 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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261 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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247 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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64 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
33 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
14 days
49 days
Bridgewater
81 days
252 days
Truro
171 days
294 days
Sydney
77 days
443 days
Antigonish
56 days
468 days
Kentville
150 days
477 days
Kentville
1127 days
275 days
Halifax
847 days
750 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
92 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
---
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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408 days
Amherst
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206 days
Kentville
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
---
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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225 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
---
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Truro
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Amherst
---
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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353 days
Sydney
---
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Halifax
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484 days
Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
5 days
40 days
Bridgewater
56 days
84 days
Truro
75 days
144 days
Antigonish
7 days
230 days
Kentville
57 days
296 days
Sydney
56 days
313 days
Kentville
326 days
178 days
Halifax
205 days
369 days
Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
72 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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139 days
Amherst
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86 days
Kentville
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Windsor
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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168 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Truro
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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261 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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121 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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