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 ?
247 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
56 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
66 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
108 days
124 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
111 days
309 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
286 days
254 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
299 days
204 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
364 days
418 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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188 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
31 days
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
34 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
36 days
82 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
37 days
93 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
47 days
85 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
95 days
100 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
136 days
128 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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79 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
31 days
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Truro
35 days
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Halifax
37 days
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Bridgewater
46 days
69 days
Antigonish
56 days
261 days
Truro
57 days
155 days
Truro
68 days
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Yarmouth
84 days
126 days
Kentville
102 days
91 days
North Sydney
113 days
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Bridgewater
122 days
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Bridgewater
125 days
188 days
New Glasgow
126 days
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Truro
127 days
106 days
Amherst
186 days
99 days
Sydney
204 days
196 days
North Sydney
242 days
118 days
Halifax
308 days
239 days
Halifax
330 days
449 days
Kentville
330 days
198 days
Dartmouth
336 days
64 days
Kentville
413 days
231 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
Dartmouth
671 days
343 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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158 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
---
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Dartmouth
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104 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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348 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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243 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Yarmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
18 days
164 days
Bridgewater
18 days
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Bridgewater
20 days
60 days
Truro
22 days
79 days
Truro
23 days
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Halifax
35 days
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Yarmouth
38 days
54 days
Amherst
44 days
27 days
Truro
59 days
80 days
Truro
62 days
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Bridgewater
62 days
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Kentville
76 days
51 days
North Sydney
82 days
43 days
Bridgewater
83 days
96 days
Sydney
84 days
43 days
North Sydney
93 days
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Dartmouth
99 days
34 days
Kentville
111 days
43 days
New Glasgow
116 days
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Kentville
151 days
115 days
Sydney
199 days
157 days
Halifax
207 days
93 days
Dartmouth
221 days
243 days
Halifax
286 days
234 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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117 days
Amherst
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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83 days
Dartmouth
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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229 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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69 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Yarmouth
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