Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Incisional

Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia using a special small camera called a laparoscope that is inserted into the body through a small incision called a port. A hernia occurs when a piece of an organ sticks through the wall that should normally contain it. Incisional hernias occur at the site of a previous surgery.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
373 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
419 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
73 days
110 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
679 days
198 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
471 days
426 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
373 days
553 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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468 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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149 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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144 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
101 days
60 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
115 days
108 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
106 days
207 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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398 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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73 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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53 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
77 days
45 days
Dartmouth
227 days
178 days
Dartmouth
471 days
247 days
Kentville
966 days
122 days
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Antigonish
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468 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
49 days
31 days
Kentville
134 days
38 days
Dartmouth
115 days
74 days
Dartmouth
141 days
135 days
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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148 days
Antigonish
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398 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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