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 ?
259 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
343 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
27 days
347 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
127 days
65 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
933 days
400 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
214 days
424 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
298 days
167 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
84 days
85 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
154 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
65 days
17 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
191 days
221 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
122 days
118 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
120 days
100 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
22 days
50 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
21 days
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Antigonish
27 days
347 days
Bridgewater
127 days
24 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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404 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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449 days
Halifax
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230 days
Kentville
298 days
167 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
81 days
98 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
17 days
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Antigonish
16 days
160 days
Bridgewater
62 days
15 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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350 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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217 days
Halifax
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78 days
Kentville
105 days
107 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
29 days
57 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
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