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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
286 days
344 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
250 days
148 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
125 days
55 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
62 days
159 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
27 days
347 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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83 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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209 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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343 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
82 days
96 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
37 days
85 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
34 days
72 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
29 days
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
18 days
249 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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51 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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34 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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133 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Sydney
330 days
209 days
Halifax
285 days
186 days
Halifax
259 days
589 days
Dartmouth
191 days
175 days
Amherst
186 days
38 days
Kentville
180 days
167 days
Sydney
176 days
115 days
Bridgewater
165 days
43 days
Halifax
102 days
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Truro
86 days
205 days
Yarmouth
81 days
111 days
Truro
81 days
125 days
Antigonish
34 days
365 days
Antigonish
20 days
241 days
Yarmouth
15 days
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New Glasgow
---
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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
Bridgewater
---
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Kentville
---
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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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Halifax
---
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Sydney
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Kentville
---
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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105 days
Truro
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120 days
Dartmouth
---
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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60 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
245 days
113 days
Halifax
186 days
316 days
Sydney
169 days
72 days
Dartmouth
112 days
69 days
Dartmouth
107 days
263 days
Kentville
93 days
106 days
Sydney
84 days
37 days
Amherst
82 days
22 days
Bridgewater
76 days
17 days
Truro
55 days
78 days
Halifax
49 days
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Truro
43 days
114 days
Yarmouth
35 days
55 days
Antigonish
18 days
171 days
Yarmouth
12 days
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Antigonish
10 days
185 days
New Glasgow
---
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North Sydney
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47 days
Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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98 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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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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Halifax
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Truro
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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33 days
Truro
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101 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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34 days
Halifax
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