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 ?
564 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
111 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
306 days
1534 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
74 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
230 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
14 days
87 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
172 days
323 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
29 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
127 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
306 days
540 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
175 days
399 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Yarmouth
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