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 ?
300 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
65 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
106 days
95 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
244 days
239 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
387 days
553 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
749 days
225 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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186 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
37 days
49 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
52 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
62 days
73 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
202 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
178 days
72 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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108 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
20 days
110 days
Kentville
24 days
199 days
Halifax
31 days
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Antigonish
42 days
594 days
Truro
60 days
71 days
Truro
69 days
85 days
Bridgewater
83 days
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Bridgewater
83 days
190 days
Sydney
90 days
326 days
Yarmouth
96 days
139 days
Windsor
98 days
33 days
Sydney
160 days
265 days
Dartmouth
179 days
514 days
Truro
186 days
246 days
Dartmouth
199 days
99 days
Kentville
217 days
239 days
Sydney
283 days
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Halifax
416 days
521 days
Halifax
634 days
481 days
Dartmouth
660 days
247 days
Kentville
966 days
107 days
Dartmouth
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426 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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184 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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95 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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97 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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Truro
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Glace Bay
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
11 days
39 days
Antigonish
13 days
429 days
Kentville
15 days
90 days
Halifax
21 days
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Truro
23 days
30 days
Truro
29 days
31 days
Sydney
40 days
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Kentville
40 days
127 days
Windsor
44 days
17 days
Truro
45 days
80 days
Bridgewater
49 days
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Yarmouth
49 days
22 days
Bridgewater
65 days
61 days
Sydney
82 days
63 days
Sydney
103 days
88 days
Dartmouth
112 days
83 days
Dartmouth
135 days
116 days
Dartmouth
136 days
50 days
Kentville
194 days
47 days
Halifax
277 days
251 days
Halifax
313 days
262 days
Dartmouth
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167 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
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61 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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48 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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74 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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Truro
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Glace Bay
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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