Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Umbilical

Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the abdomen using a special small camera called a laparoscope that is inserted into the body through a small incision called a port. More common in small children. 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 ?
297 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
736 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
411 days
188 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
297 days
896 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
68 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
98 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
126 days
169 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
191 days
598 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
23 days
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
306 days
867 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
198 days
615 days
Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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