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? 62days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 135days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 18
days
102
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 130
days
111
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- 56
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 37
days
112
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 163
days
225
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 64
days
181
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 460
days
532
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- 90
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 55
days
516
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 306
days
399
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre --- ---
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital --- ---
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 199
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 125
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
Paul Yaffe Kentville 225
days
88
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 40
days
70
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 28
days
---
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- 113
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater --- ---
Scott Livingstone Halifax --- ---
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville --- 612
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- 257
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
Paul Yaffe Kentville 460
days
262
days
Paul M Johnson Halifax --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 64
days
112
days
Mark J Walsh Halifax 37
days
---
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
F Donald Clark Kentville --- ---
Edward Joy Bridgewater --- ---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- 181
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- ---
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro --- ---

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.