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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
92 days
60 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
127 days
139 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
17 days
365 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
220 days
209 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
285 days
344 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
371 days
404 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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83 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
46 days
17 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
113 days
35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
6 days
149 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
57 days
105 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
122 days
76 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
156 days
164 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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61 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
81 days
125 days
Bridgewater
165 days
43 days
Antigonish
22 days
258 days
Truro
90 days
212 days
Yarmouth
197 days
111 days
Kentville
180 days
167 days
Antigonish
34 days
365 days
Dartmouth
191 days
223 days
Halifax
102 days
344 days
Halifax
182 days
314 days
Sydney
330 days
209 days
Sydney
176 days
472 days
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Halifax
286 days
589 days
Dartmouth
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Sydney
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North Sydney
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100 days
Amherst
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140 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
15 days
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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96 days
Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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60 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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120 days
Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
266 days
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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
Bridgewater
24 days
17 days
Yarmouth
35 days
50 days
Truro
33 days
67 days
Sydney
84 days
57 days
Halifax
48 days
111 days
Antigonish
15 days
149 days
Kentville
73 days
103 days
Truro
61 days
117 days
Dartmouth
119 days
69 days
Halifax
122 days
78 days
Antigonish
7 days
199 days
Sydney
135 days
86 days
Dartmouth
85 days
240 days
Halifax
176 days
316 days
Dartmouth
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Sydney
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North Sydney
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47 days
Amherst
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30 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
12 days
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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65 days
Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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26 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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93 days
Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
223 days
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
109 days
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