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 ?
359 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
286 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
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
236 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
375 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
61 days
145 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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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
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
151 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
278 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
32 days
135 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Amherst
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Antigonish
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Antigonish
13 days
412 days
Bridgewater
77 days
122 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
236 days
539 days
Dartmouth
471 days
198 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
538 days
521 days
Halifax
517 days
406 days
Kentville
966 days
122 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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184 days
Kentville
125 days
381 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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231 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Truro
31 days
110 days
Truro
75 days
264 days
Truro
106 days
72 days
Windsor
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Yarmouth
37 days
110 days
Yarmouth
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48 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Amherst
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Antigonish
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Antigonish
9 days
270 days
Bridgewater
65 days
55 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
155 days
76 days
Dartmouth
120 days
65 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
371 days
251 days
Halifax
117 days
146 days
Kentville
278 days
50 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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82 days
Kentville
92 days
254 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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72 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Truro
21 days
74 days
Truro
55 days
134 days
Truro
32 days
51 days
Windsor
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Yarmouth
18 days
43 days
Yarmouth
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32 days

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