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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
76 days
155 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
145 days
273 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
387 days
553 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
749 days
286 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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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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231 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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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
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
44 days
69 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
77 days
129 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
168 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
203 days
88 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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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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141 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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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
Windsor
98 days
22 days
Yarmouth
27 days
110 days
Truro
69 days
71 days
Bridgewater
83 days
57 days
Truro
60 days
83 days
Kentville
16 days
199 days
Yarmouth
77 days
139 days
Bridgewater
73 days
190 days
Dartmouth
180 days
99 days
Kentville
117 days
273 days
Sydney
160 days
265 days
Truro
186 days
246 days
Antigonish
42 days
552 days
Dartmouth
227 days
514 days
Dartmouth
660 days
247 days
Halifax
416 days
521 days
Kentville
966 days
122 days
Halifax
634 days
481 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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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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Sydney
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326 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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184 days
Glace Bay
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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72 days
Bridgewater
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95 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Halifax
31 days
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Truro
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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102 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Windsor
33 days
12 days
Yarmouth
17 days
35 days
Truro
29 days
26 days
Truro
24 days
36 days
Yarmouth
49 days
22 days
Bridgewater
49 days
51 days
Truro
44 days
80 days
Bridgewater
61 days
76 days
Kentville
11 days
136 days
Dartmouth
128 days
50 days
Kentville
139 days
45 days
Dartmouth
112 days
85 days
Sydney
94 days
114 days
Kentville
27 days
198 days
Dartmouth
135 days
116 days
Antigonish
13 days
412 days
Halifax
313 days
213 days
Halifax
339 days
188 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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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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Sydney
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63 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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61 days
Glace Bay
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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46 days
Bridgewater
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50 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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129 days
Halifax
21 days
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Truro
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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63 days
Dartmouth
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