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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
125 days
65 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
90 days
138 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
204 days
209 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
286 days
344 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
371 days
404 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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365 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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104 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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83 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
13 days
19 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
84 days
35 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
53 days
76 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
172 days
89 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
173 days
180 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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259 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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81 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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61 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
34 days
365 days
Dartmouth
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Sydney
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North Sydney
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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
589 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
15 days
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Sydney
330 days
209 days
New Glasgow
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299 days
Halifax
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314 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
191 days
175 days
Dartmouth
371 days
404 days
Bridgewater
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60 days
Truro
90 days
205 days
Dartmouth
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Antigonish
22 days
241 days
Halifax
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Truro
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120 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
81 days
111 days
Truro
81 days
127 days
Truro
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Sydney
176 days
111 days
Kentville
180 days
167 days
Halifax
285 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
165 days
43 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
16 days
160 days
Dartmouth
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Sydney
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North Sydney
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47 days
Amherst
82 days
27 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
181 days
316 days
New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
12 days
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Sydney
174 days
72 days
New Glasgow
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279 days
Halifax
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78 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
115 days
59 days
Dartmouth
107 days
240 days
Bridgewater
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26 days
Truro
48 days
115 days
Dartmouth
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Antigonish
8 days
185 days
Halifax
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Truro
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101 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
35 days
58 days
Truro
43 days
76 days
Truro
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Sydney
84 days
26 days
Kentville
92 days
106 days
Halifax
237 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
50 days
17 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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