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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
77 days
48 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
59 days
200 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
99 days
186 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
152 days
183 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
342 days
746 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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178 days
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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
35 days
24 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
31 days
107 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
32 days
124 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
104 days
86 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
144 days
234 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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99 days
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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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
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211 days
North Sydney
267 days
456 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
157 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
336 days
713 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
420 days
219 days
New Glasgow
252 days
169 days
Halifax
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Kentville
116 days
308 days
Halifax
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418 days
Bridgewater
119 days
188 days
New Glasgow
86 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
145 days
69 days
Dartmouth
516 days
302 days
Bridgewater
38 days
69 days
Truro
119 days
155 days
Dartmouth
---
219 days
Antigonish
56 days
343 days
Halifax
37 days
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Truro
35 days
92 days
Amherst
85 days
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Yarmouth
100 days
168 days
Kentville
111 days
71 days
Truro
116 days
186 days
Dartmouth
160 days
109 days
Truro
80 days
85 days
Sydney
152 days
134 days
Kentville
604 days
309 days
Halifax
440 days
260 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
104 days
69 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
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138 days
North Sydney
87 days
52 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
54 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
194 days
203 days
New Glasgow
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Sydney
33 days
162 days
New Glasgow
126 days
132 days
Halifax
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Kentville
88 days
46 days
Halifax
---
176 days
Bridgewater
48 days
107 days
New Glasgow
55 days
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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Dartmouth
93 days
48 days
Dartmouth
116 days
183 days
Bridgewater
14 days
29 days
Truro
85 days
89 days
Dartmouth
---
155 days
Antigonish
31 days
241 days
Halifax
29 days
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Truro
13 days
50 days
Amherst
27 days
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Yarmouth
23 days
31 days
Kentville
53 days
44 days
Truro
80 days
106 days
Dartmouth
23 days
82 days
Truro
38 days
58 days
Sydney
72 days
69 days
Kentville
286 days
129 days
Halifax
252 days
151 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
85 days
53 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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