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
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
120 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
236 days
435 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
575 days
368 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
591 days
381 days
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
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
48 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
150 days
132 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
123 days
161 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
213 days
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
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Dartmouth
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395 days
Bridgewater
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Antigonish
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391 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
14 days
49 days
Kentville
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Kentville
127 days
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
593 days
178 days

50%

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

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