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

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

90%

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

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