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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
39 days
138 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
125 days
65 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
179 days
223 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
330 days
181 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
308 days
241 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
99 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
27 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
336 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
38 days
43 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
18 days
64 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
62 days
47 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
77 days
115 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
123 days
92 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
55 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
21 days
---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
175 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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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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North Sydney
113 days
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North Sydney
85 days
100 days
Amherst
186 days
140 days
Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
259 days
593 days
New Glasgow
---
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Yarmouth
15 days
63 days
Sydney
330 days
223 days
New Glasgow
---
279 days
Kentville
685 days
---
Halifax
---
230 days
Bridgewater
125 days
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Kentville
---
96 days
Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Dartmouth
191 days
104 days
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Bridgewater
---
129 days
Truro
90 days
205 days
Dartmouth
---
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Antigonish
21 days
241 days
Halifax
102 days
---
Truro
---
120 days
Amherst
---
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Yarmouth
81 days
98 days
Truro
81 days
125 days
Truro
---
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Sydney
176 days
115 days
Kentville
180 days
177 days
Halifax
285 days
186 days
Halifax
---
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Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
165 days
38 days
Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
---
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
18 days
171 days
Dartmouth
---
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North Sydney
93 days
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North Sydney
23 days
47 days
Amherst
82 days
27 days
Kentville
---
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Yarmouth
---
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
186 days
217 days
New Glasgow
---
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Yarmouth
12 days
46 days
Sydney
174 days
123 days
New Glasgow
---
113 days
Kentville
299 days
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Halifax
---
63 days
Bridgewater
83 days
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Kentville
---
72 days
Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
---
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Dartmouth
---
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Truro
---
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Dartmouth
102 days
66 days
Dartmouth
82 days
263 days
Bridgewater
---
55 days
Truro
37 days
114 days
Dartmouth
---
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Antigonish
10 days
178 days
Halifax
42 days
---
Truro
---
97 days
Amherst
---
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Yarmouth
29 days
55 days
Truro
55 days
78 days
Truro
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Sydney
84 days
37 days
Kentville
105 days
107 days
Halifax
266 days
113 days
Halifax
---
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Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
70 days
15 days
Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
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