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%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
56 days
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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188 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
286 days
254 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
364 days
418 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
111 days
309 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
299 days
204 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
108 days
124 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
66 days
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50%

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

90%

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

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