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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
65 days
85 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
161 days
61 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
154 days
157 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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57 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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246 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
243 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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238 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
40 days
36 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
35 days
102 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
107 days
33 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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30 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
61 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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43 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
38 days
62 days
Bridgewater
68 days
46 days
Yarmouth
65 days
99 days
Truro
50 days
118 days
North Sydney
135 days
57 days
Truro
107 days
120 days
Kentville
130 days
98 days
Antigonish
64 days
178 days
Truro
130 days
131 days
Yarmouth
55 days
208 days
Sydney
238 days
61 days
Dartmouth
223 days
78 days
Bridgewater
308 days
57 days
North Sydney
289 days
132 days
Antigonish
142 days
320 days
Halifax
282 days
200 days
Halifax
245 days
485 days
Dartmouth
408 days
387 days
Halifax
159 days
825 days
Dartmouth
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204 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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71 days
Sydney
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310 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
118 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
28 days
31 days
Bridgewater
36 days
30 days
North Sydney
49 days
22 days
Yarmouth
15 days
62 days
Kentville
42 days
38 days
Yarmouth
29 days
64 days
Truro
28 days
65 days
Antigonish
21 days
88 days
Truro
46 days
82 days
Truro
53 days
75 days
North Sydney
95 days
42 days
Halifax
78 days
80 days
Bridgewater
130 days
30 days
Antigonish
14 days
152 days
Halifax
105 days
62 days
Sydney
186 days
40 days
Dartmouth
173 days
70 days
Halifax
129 days
196 days
Dartmouth
213 days
254 days
Dartmouth
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190 days
Amherst
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Antigonish
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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43 days
Sydney
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77 days
New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
105 days
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