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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
97 days
109 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
100 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
105 days
191 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
166 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
243 days
129 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
399 days
355 days
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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301 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
32 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
40 days
63 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
78 days
82 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
113 days
52 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
124 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
336 days
161 days
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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115 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
20 days
109 days
Truro
35 days
92 days
Halifax
37 days
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Antigonish
60 days
343 days
Truro
80 days
85 days
Amherst
85 days
141 days
New Glasgow
86 days
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Bridgewater
86 days
69 days
Yarmouth
100 days
82 days
Kentville
111 days
71 days
Truro
116 days
155 days
Truro
117 days
138 days
Kentville
144 days
235 days
Dartmouth
145 days
104 days
Sydney
152 days
134 days
Yarmouth
157 days
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Bridgewater
157 days
188 days
New Glasgow
252 days
120 days
North Sydney
267 days
456 days
Dartmouth
336 days
92 days
Halifax
384 days
596 days
Halifax
399 days
239 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
Kentville
441 days
341 days
Dartmouth
671 days
294 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Windsor
---
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Kentville
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Sydney
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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North Sydney
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211 days
Halifax
---
418 days
Dartmouth
---
219 days
Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Amherst
---
99 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Truro
13 days
40 days
Bridgewater
14 days
53 days
Yarmouth
25 days
30 days
Amherst
27 days
62 days
Antigonish
29 days
238 days
Halifax
29 days
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Truro
41 days
89 days
Truro
47 days
66 days
New Glasgow
59 days
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Bridgewater
65 days
34 days
Yarmouth
66 days
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Sydney
74 days
69 days
North Sydney
82 days
52 days
Kentville
83 days
44 days
Truro
85 days
100 days
Bridgewater
90 days
107 days
Dartmouth
93 days
50 days
Kentville
96 days
41 days
Dartmouth
111 days
64 days
New Glasgow
126 days
113 days
Sydney
203 days
183 days
Dartmouth
221 days
155 days
Kentville
237 days
181 days
Halifax
261 days
98 days
Halifax
293 days
218 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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Windsor
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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138 days
Halifax
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131 days
Dartmouth
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152 days
Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Amherst
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48 days

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