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 ?
252 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
404 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
112 days
189 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
145 days
214 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
343 days
226 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
287 days
293 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
39 days
542 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
301 days
746 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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
32 days
53 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
111 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
79 days
111 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
22 days
169 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
113 days
141 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
194 days
342 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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163 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
43 days
164 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
31 days
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Yarmouth
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209 days
Halifax
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Kentville
171 days
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Dartmouth
287 days
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
20 days
118 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
25 days
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Yarmouth
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134 days
Halifax
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Kentville
41 days
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Dartmouth
152 days
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Bridgewater
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