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 50% of people served within? 93days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? ---days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 13
days
93
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 412
days
233
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 535
days
188
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 44
days
---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- 163
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 92
days
---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 51
days
142
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 568
days
265
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 579
days
280
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 55
days
---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- 413
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 171
days
---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 497
days
188
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 21
days
---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
Richard Spence Halifax --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 580
days
331
days
Jenelle King Yarmouth 51
days
---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
Richard Spence Halifax --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---

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.