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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
68 days
103 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
91 days
243 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
299 days
134 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
146 days
362 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
441 days
235 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
93 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
132 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
26 days
82 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
41 days
78 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
93 days
110 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
80 days
156 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
152 days
84 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
36 days
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
27 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
46 days
69 days
Truro
68 days
74 days
Amherst
51 days
99 days
Kentville
76 days
91 days
Amherst
35 days
141 days
Yarmouth
81 days
126 days
Truro
57 days
155 days
Truro
127 days
124 days
Bridgewater
125 days
188 days
Antigonish
60 days
303 days
North Sydney
267 days
118 days
Sydney
204 days
196 days
Dartmouth
336 days
86 days
Halifax
308 days
239 days
Kentville
330 days
235 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
Kentville
441 days
309 days
Halifax
330 days
449 days
Dartmouth
801 days
362 days
Dartmouth
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
126 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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418 days
Sydney
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Bridgewater
31 days
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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104 days
Dartmouth
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165 days
Halifax
37 days
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Truro
35 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
127 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
17 days
47 days
Yarmouth
27 days
47 days
Amherst
43 days
35 days
Amherst
30 days
58 days
Truro
22 days
78 days
Dartmouth
47 days
57 days
Truro
47 days
58 days
Sydney
73 days
40 days
Kentville
67 days
51 days
North Sydney
92 days
43 days
Truro
59 days
85 days
Kentville
106 days
46 days
Bridgewater
79 days
86 days
Antigonish
21 days
183 days
Halifax
207 days
92 days
Kentville
125 days
177 days
Sydney
166 days
159 days
Dartmouth
221 days
250 days
Halifax
289 days
234 days
Dartmouth
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North Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
116 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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100 days
Sydney
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Bridgewater
18 days
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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86 days
Dartmouth
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131 days
Halifax
35 days
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Truro
16 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
65 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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