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%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort ascending
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
61 days
145 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
375 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
236 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort ascending
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
32 days
135 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
278 days
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
151 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort ascending
Dartmouth
236 days
539 days
Halifax
538 days
521 days
Antigonish
13 days
412 days
Halifax
517 days
406 days
Kentville
125 days
381 days
Truro
75 days
264 days
Sydney
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231 days
Dartmouth
471 days
198 days
Kentville
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184 days
Kentville
966 days
122 days
Bridgewater
77 days
122 days
Truro
31 days
110 days
Yarmouth
37 days
110 days
Truro
106 days
72 days
Yarmouth
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48 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Antigonish
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Windsor
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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50%

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