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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
106 days
95 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
244 days
239 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
387 days
553 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
749 days
225 days
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
65 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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186 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
37 days
49 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
62 days
73 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
178 days
72 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
77 days
202 days
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
52 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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108 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Sydney
160 days
265 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
20 days
110 days
Halifax
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Halifax
416 days
521 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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97 days
Sydney
90 days
326 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
24 days
199 days
Bridgewater
83 days
190 days
Kentville
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184 days
Antigonish
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Glace Bay
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
98 days
33 days
Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
199 days
99 days
Dartmouth
179 days
514 days
Bridgewater
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95 days
Truro
186 days
246 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Antigonish
42 days
594 days
Halifax
31 days
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Truro
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
96 days
139 days
Kentville
217 days
239 days
Truro
60 days
71 days
Dartmouth
660 days
247 days
Truro
69 days
85 days
Sydney
283 days
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Sydney
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Kentville
966 days
107 days
Halifax
634 days
481 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
83 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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Sydney
103 days
88 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
11 days
39 days
Halifax
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Halifax
277 days
251 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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74 days
Sydney
82 days
63 days
Amherst
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Kentville
15 days
90 days
Bridgewater
65 days
61 days
Kentville
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61 days
Antigonish
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Glace Bay
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Bridgewater
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Windsor
44 days
17 days
Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
136 days
50 days
Dartmouth
112 days
83 days
Bridgewater
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48 days
Truro
45 days
80 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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167 days
Antigonish
13 days
429 days
Halifax
21 days
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Truro
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
49 days
22 days
Kentville
40 days
127 days
Truro
23 days
30 days
Dartmouth
135 days
116 days
Truro
29 days
31 days
Sydney
40 days
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Sydney
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Kentville
194 days
47 days
Halifax
313 days
262 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
49 days
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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