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
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 189
days
111
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 173
days
242
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 32
days
108
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 22
days
102
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 460
days
612
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 315
days
281
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 73
days
181
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 49
days
485
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Paul Yaffe Kentville 225
days
84
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 206
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- 70
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 125
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Paul Yaffe Kentville 460
days
105
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 675
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- 112
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 260
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---

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.