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 ?
195 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
287 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
98 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
175 days
112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
191 days
1940 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
195 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
27 days
58 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
75 days
36 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
175 days
91 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
65 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
Yarmouth
51 days
98 days
Halifax
181 days
280 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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2025 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
35 days
73 days
Halifax
174 days
91 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
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600 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Antigonish
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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