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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
101 days
106 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
107 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
133 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
144 days
231 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
60 days
261 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
286 days
294 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
297 days
449 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
---
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
---
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
---
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
81 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
40 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
59 days
61 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
29 days
69 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
71 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
96 days
82 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
137 days
163 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
49 days
233 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
---
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
---
---
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
---
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
---
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Bridgewater
122 days
17 days
Kentville
685 days
58 days
Dartmouth
191 days
90 days
Kentville
102 days
91 days
Amherst
186 days
99 days
North Sydney
82 days
101 days
Sydney
113 days
105 days
Truro
90 days
106 days
Bridgewater
125 days
107 days
Halifax
---
110 days
Yarmouth
84 days
111 days
Bridgewater
46 days
129 days
Dartmouth
---
158 days
Truro
90 days
159 days
Sydney
176 days
196 days
Sydney
420 days
223 days
Kentville
323 days
229 days
Antigonish
60 days
258 days
Dartmouth
---
279 days
Antigonish
27 days
365 days
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Halifax
297 days
596 days
Truro
68 days
---
Halifax
294 days
---
Halifax
37 days
---
Dartmouth
---
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Dartmouth
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Kentville
---
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Truro
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
---
---
Halifax
---
---
Dartmouth
336 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Sydney
---
---
Amherst
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Bridgewater
41 days
10 days
Amherst
34 days
27 days
Sydney
93 days
33 days
Halifax
---
43 days
Kentville
269 days
43 days
North Sydney
29 days
47 days
Sydney
84 days
47 days
Kentville
76 days
51 days
Yarmouth
36 days
52 days
Bridgewater
24 days
60 days
Truro
57 days
62 days
Dartmouth
102 days
69 days
Bridgewater
83 days
78 days
Truro
35 days
83 days
Dartmouth
---
117 days
Sydney
174 days
123 days
Kentville
120 days
131 days
Dartmouth
---
183 days
Antigonish
17 days
185 days
Antigonish
25 days
219 days
Dartmouth
82 days
287 days
Halifax
192 days
421 days
Truro
41 days
---
Halifax
267 days
---
Halifax
36 days
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Dartmouth
---
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Dartmouth
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Kentville
---
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Truro
---
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New Glasgow
---
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Halifax
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
175 days
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Yarmouth
---
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Sydney
---
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Amherst
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