Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Inguinal Femoral

Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the groin area 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.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
275 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
381 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
98 days
49 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
101 days
81 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
143 days
243 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
63 days
384 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
342 days
227 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
275 days
463 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
468 days
383 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
416 days
441 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
62 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
289 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
40 days
24 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
59 days
50 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
86 days
60 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
133 days
102 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
165 days
70 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
28 days
218 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
163 days
153 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
206 days
156 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
37 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
146 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
98 days
49 days
Bridgewater
101 days
81 days
New Glasgow
171 days
85 days
Antigonish
113 days
319 days
Kentville
342 days
101 days
Antigonish
57 days
394 days
Halifax
206 days
277 days
Halifax
304 days
190 days
Dartmouth
422 days
121 days
Dartmouth
468 days
104 days
Halifax
284 days
485 days
Dartmouth
462 days
356 days
Sydney
289 days
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Kentville
---
215 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
44 days
24 days
Bridgewater
59 days
50 days
New Glasgow
94 days
58 days
Kentville
131 days
29 days
Halifax
165 days
54 days
Dartmouth
206 days
30 days
Antigonish
29 days
213 days
Antigonish
28 days
214 days
Dartmouth
134 days
126 days
Halifax
161 days
162 days
Dartmouth
310 days
61 days
Halifax
171 days
344 days
Sydney
100 days
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Kentville
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95 days

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