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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
43 days
63 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
69 days
100 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
59 days
190 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
116 days
198 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
109 days
514 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
42 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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292 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
16 days
33 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
28 days
34 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
24 days
107 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
45 days
100 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
87 days
175 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
17 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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97 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
41 days
66 days
Bridgewater
44 days
135 days
Truro
70 days
121 days
Bridgewater
41 days
164 days
Truro
61 days
172 days
Yarmouth
77 days
181 days
Kentville
165 days
234 days
Truro
186 days
220 days
Kentville
217 days
212 days
Dartmouth
287 days
175 days
Bridgewater
217 days
247 days
Dartmouth
109 days
573 days
Sydney
222 days
474 days
Antigonish
154 days
594 days
Halifax
463 days
292 days
Halifax
372 days
440 days
Sydney
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Yarmouth
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45 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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429 days
New Glasgow
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274 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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141 days
Kentville
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184 days
Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
22 days
53 days
Truro
20 days
62 days
Yarmouth
16 days
72 days
Bridgewater
39 days
50 days
Truro
26 days
90 days
Truro
34 days
85 days
Kentville
101 days
41 days
Kentville
69 days
108 days
Truro
100 days
116 days
Bridgewater
117 days
143 days
Dartmouth
203 days
83 days
Sydney
90 days
239 days
Dartmouth
56 days
283 days
Halifax
174 days
211 days
Halifax
208 days
185 days
Antigonish
14 days
507 days
Sydney
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Yarmouth
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34 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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92 days
New Glasgow
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124 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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50 days
Kentville
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117 days
Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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