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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
301 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
43 days
28 days
Truro
34 days
92 days
Bridgewater
104 days
69 days
Yarmouth
100 days
88 days
Dartmouth
142 days
50 days
Dartmouth
152 days
124 days
Truro
117 days
191 days
Truro
115 days
195 days
Kentville
243 days
106 days
Antigonish
38 days
343 days
New Glasgow
252 days
169 days
North Sydney
249 days
179 days
Kentville
604 days
178 days
Dartmouth
516 days
274 days
Halifax
336 days
713 days
North Sydney
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264 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
157 days
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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235 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
97 days
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New Glasgow
89 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
59 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
37 days
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Amherst
85 days
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Halifax
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Truro
80 days
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Sydney
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118 days
Halifax
28 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
15 days
27 days
Yarmouth
23 days
27 days
Truro
16 days
50 days
Kentville
58 days
51 days
Dartmouth
34 days
92 days
North Sydney
75 days
52 days
Dartmouth
84 days
45 days
Bridgewater
84 days
48 days
Truro
68 days
119 days
Truro
92 days
120 days
Dartmouth
105 days
183 days
Antigonish
22 days
286 days
New Glasgow
198 days
145 days
Halifax
192 days
218 days
Kentville
303 days
109 days
North Sydney
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177 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
66 days
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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45 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
46 days
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New Glasgow
80 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
42 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
27 days
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Amherst
27 days
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Halifax
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Truro
34 days
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Sydney
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69 days
Halifax
26 days
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