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 ?
471 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
293 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
27 days
110 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
471 days
190 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
679 days
259 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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293 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
388 days
553 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
47 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
145 days
53 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
138 days
76 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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267 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
135 days
315 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Kentville
529 days
105 days
Dartmouth
471 days
135 days
Dartmouth
236 days
190 days
Antigonish
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293 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Kentville
244 days
31 days
Dartmouth
97 days
65 days
Dartmouth
155 days
76 days
Antigonish
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267 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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