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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
90 days
138 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
125 days
65 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
204 days
209 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
286 days
344 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
371 days
404 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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83 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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365 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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104 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
19 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
53 days
76 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
84 days
35 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
172 days
89 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
173 days
180 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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61 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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259 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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81 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
15 days
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Antigonish
22 days
241 days
Antigonish
34 days
365 days
Truro
81 days
127 days
Yarmouth
81 days
111 days
Truro
90 days
205 days
Bridgewater
165 days
43 days
Sydney
176 days
111 days
Kentville
180 days
167 days
Amherst
186 days
140 days
Dartmouth
191 days
175 days
Halifax
259 days
589 days
Halifax
285 days
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Sydney
330 days
209 days
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Truro
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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Truro
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120 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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60 days
North Sydney
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100 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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314 days
New Glasgow
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299 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
8 days
185 days
Yarmouth
12 days
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Antigonish
16 days
160 days
Yarmouth
35 days
58 days
Truro
43 days
76 days
Truro
48 days
115 days
Bridgewater
50 days
17 days
Amherst
82 days
27 days
Sydney
84 days
26 days
Kentville
92 days
106 days
Dartmouth
107 days
240 days
Dartmouth
115 days
59 days
Sydney
174 days
72 days
Halifax
181 days
316 days
Halifax
237 days
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Truro
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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Truro
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101 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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26 days
North Sydney
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47 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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78 days
New Glasgow
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279 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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