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 ?
240 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
387 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
65 days
78 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
106 days
74 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
196 days
76 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
64 days
376 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
182 days
554 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
362 days
387 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
30 days
51 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
61 days
30 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
43 days
48 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
13 days
129 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
118 days
78 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
157 days
221 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
65 days
67 days
Yarmouth
57 days
78 days
Antigonish
64 days
178 days
Antigonish
41 days
418 days
Halifax
200 days
485 days
Dartmouth
370 days
387 days
Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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71 days
Halifax
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1317 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
68 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
196 days
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
17 days
52 days
Yarmouth
30 days
51 days
Antigonish
21 days
88 days
Antigonish
8 days
199 days
Halifax
123 days
246 days
Dartmouth
133 days
283 days
Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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43 days
Halifax
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75 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
36 days
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
128 days
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Kentville
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