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 ?
247 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
426 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
77 days
139 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
83 days
149 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
159 days
426 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
42 days
570 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
679 days
198 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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60 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
45 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
47 days
53 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
101 days
80 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
87 days
119 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
78 days
197 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
23 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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46 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
77 days
139 days
Dartmouth
106 days
247 days
Kentville
247 days
122 days
Antigonish
42 days
570 days
Dartmouth
125 days
514 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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111 days
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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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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426 days
Amherst
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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
22 days
32 days
Dartmouth
29 days
69 days
Kentville
125 days
41 days
Dartmouth
112 days
78 days
Antigonish
23 days
440 days
Kentville
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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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85 days
Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Antigonish
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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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167 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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