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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
127 days
310 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
342 days
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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147 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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265 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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1000 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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412 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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294 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
72 days
178 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
62 days
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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102 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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212 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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186 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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182 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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141 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
71 days
141 days
Bridgewater
77 days
147 days
Truro
62 days
294 days
Kentville
103 days
394 days
Antigonish
56 days
468 days
Kentville
591 days
178 days
Dartmouth
660 days
225 days
Halifax
847 days
554 days
Dartmouth
1833 days
539 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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412 days
Amherst
78 days
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Yarmouth
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114 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
157 days
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
50 days
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Truro
31 days
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Yarmouth
13 days
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
---
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Halifax
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146 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
35 days
63 days
Bridgewater
56 days
73 days
Truro
50 days
147 days
Dartmouth
150 days
91 days
Antigonish
7 days
253 days
Dartmouth
179 days
88 days
Kentville
211 days
92 days
Kentville
75 days
266 days
Halifax
374 days
282 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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231 days
Amherst
38 days
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Yarmouth
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49 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
40 days
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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Halifax
34 days
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Truro
25 days
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Yarmouth
5 days
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Halifax
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100 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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