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 ?
228 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
429 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
77 days
181 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
189 days
184 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
247 days
226 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
55 days
570 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
239 days
514 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
482 days
474 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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309 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
15 days
50 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
53 days
101 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
42 days
126 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
83 days
96 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
88 days
154 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
36 days
409 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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112 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
77 days
181 days
Dartmouth
287 days
247 days
Antigonish
55 days
570 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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429 days
New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
122 days
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Bridgewater
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164 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Amherst
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Kentville
171 days
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Kentville
134 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
20 days
34 days
Dartmouth
26 days
141 days
Antigonish
37 days
440 days
Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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104 days
New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
109 days
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Bridgewater
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118 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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221 days
Amherst
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Kentville
27 days
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Kentville
87 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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