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

50%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

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