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 50% of people served within? 73days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 104days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 18
days
94
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 28
days
112
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 135
days
116
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 164
days
250
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 137
days
---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 73
days
237
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 49
days
485
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 192
days
418
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 460
days
612
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 184
days
---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Paul Yaffe Kentville 204
days
71
days
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth 15
days
---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- 70
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 126
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 206
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Paul Yaffe Kentville 460
days
105
days
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth 43
days
---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- 112
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 281
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 675
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.