Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the groin area. A hernia occurs when a piece of an organ sticks through the wall that should normally contain it.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
212 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
219 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
30 days
84 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
93 days
101 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
82 days
148 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
156 days
84 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
101 days
151 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
133 days
137 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
163 days
212 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
175 days
206 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
270 days
241 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
250 days
265 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
322 days
241 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
291 days
324 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
434 days
275 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
489 days
395 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
8 days
32 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
43 days
21 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
38 days
39 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
29 days
51 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
64 days
16 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
31 days
61 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
36 days
64 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
56 days
51 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
44 days
67 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
90 days
79 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
97 days
98 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
103 days
110 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
137 days
82 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
226 days
96 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
22 days
62 days
Yarmouth
30 days
59 days
Bridgewater
42 days
80 days
Yarmouth
50 days
79 days
Yarmouth
40 days
98 days
Kentville
52 days
92 days
Truro
30 days
115 days
Antigonish
97 days
65 days
Yarmouth
14 days
157 days
Halifax
81 days
107 days
Bridgewater
93 days
101 days
Truro
85 days
115 days
Amherst
117 days
86 days
Sydney
84 days
119 days
Halifax
85 days
151 days
Amherst
106 days
137 days
Halifax
102 days
150 days
Kentville
72 days
184 days
Bridgewater
149 days
113 days
Windsor
129 days
137 days
Halifax
111 days
155 days
Sydney
170 days
132 days
Kentville
49 days
275 days
Dartmouth
221 days
106 days
Truro
89 days
239 days
Dartmouth
166 days
167 days
Antigonish
56 days
279 days
Antigonish
175 days
162 days
Kentville
114 days
306 days
Dartmouth
177 days
314 days
New Glasgow
279 days
242 days
Dartmouth
412 days
111 days
Sydney
366 days
161 days
Dartmouth
284 days
255 days
Halifax
306 days
301 days
Sydney
322 days
307 days
Halifax
467 days
182 days
Sydney
291 days
372 days
Kentville
953 days
594 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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265 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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335 days
Inverness
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25 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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549 days
Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
6 days
29 days
Bridgewater
9 days
29 days
Yarmouth
13 days
29 days
Antigonish
19 days
26 days
Yarmouth
20 days
33 days
Dartmouth
29 days
27 days
Sydney
22 days
35 days
Kentville
14 days
44 days
Bridgewater
21 days
38 days
Yarmouth
10 days
50 days
Amherst
27 days
45 days
Amherst
22 days
56 days
Windsor
52 days
28 days
Antigonish
19 days
61 days
Bridgewater
55 days
29 days
Kentville
21 days
65 days
Kentville
34 days
54 days
Truro
42 days
49 days
Truro
21 days
73 days
Halifax
40 days
61 days
Sydney
54 days
49 days
Halifax
40 days
65 days
Bridgewater
55 days
54 days
Halifax
38 days
72 days
Halifax
51 days
64 days
Truro
54 days
83 days
Antigonish
91 days
48 days
Dartmouth
103 days
62 days
Sydney
111 days
112 days
Kentville
37 days
194 days
Dartmouth
157 days
87 days
Dartmouth
182 days
87 days
Sydney
201 days
83 days
Sydney
125 days
161 days
Halifax
196 days
129 days
Dartmouth
108 days
230 days
New Glasgow
193 days
155 days
Halifax
320 days
85 days
Kentville
341 days
73 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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199 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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215 days
Inverness
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12 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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397 days
Halifax
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