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
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 137
days
---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---
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

90%

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

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

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

90%

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

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.