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 ?
269 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
357 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
933 days
404 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
214 days
492 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
127 days
43 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
347 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
315 days
167 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
96 days
98 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
191 days
256 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
160 days
153 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
24 days
17 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
14 days
149 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
124 days
101 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
23 days
50 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
29 days
347 days
Dartmouth
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404 days
Halifax
223 days
486 days
Halifax
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314 days
Yarmouth
81 days
117 days
Bridgewater
127 days
38 days
Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
315 days
167 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
15 days
149 days
Dartmouth
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357 days
Halifax
181 days
284 days
Halifax
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98 days
Yarmouth
35 days
63 days
Bridgewater
23 days
17 days
Antigonish
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
92 days
106 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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Dartmouth
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