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 ?
529 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
395 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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391 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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121 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
236 days
435 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
575 days
368 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
591 days
381 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
120 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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290 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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102 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
150 days
132 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
213 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
123 days
161 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
48 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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391 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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395 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
593 days
178 days
Kentville
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Kentville
127 days
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
14 days
49 days
Yarmouth
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
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289 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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146 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
359 days
127 days
Kentville
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Kentville
92 days
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
5 days
44 days
Yarmouth
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