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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
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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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
324 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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
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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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
184 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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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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
94 days
Truro
21 days
132 days
Bridgewater
104 days
69 days
Dartmouth
152 days
124 days
Truro
115 days
186 days
Truro
117 days
191 days
Kentville
252 days
106 days
New Glasgow
252 days
169 days
North Sydney
249 days
179 days
Antigonish
119 days
344 days
Halifax
507 days
260 days
Kentville
604 days
234 days
Halifax
350 days
713 days
Sydney
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454 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
145 days
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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301 days
Kentville
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235 days
Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
142 days
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Dartmouth
116 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
37 days
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Amherst
85 days
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Yarmouth
100 days
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Halifax
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Truro
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Sydney
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112 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
14 days
27 days
Truro
12 days
57 days
Bridgewater
53 days
48 days
Kentville
67 days
51 days
Dartmouth
34 days
92 days
North Sydney
72 days
62 days
Truro
68 days
119 days
Truro
99 days
132 days
New Glasgow
159 days
132 days
Antigonish
29 days
294 days
Halifax
196 days
190 days
Kentville
286 days
111 days
Halifax
287 days
176 days
Sydney
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211 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
43 days
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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190 days
Kentville
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46 days
Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
84 days
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Dartmouth
92 days
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
27 days
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Amherst
27 days
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Yarmouth
25 days
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Halifax
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Truro
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Sydney
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69 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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