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 ?
200 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
518 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
69 days
111 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
197 days
1095 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
175 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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
28 days
77 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
175 days
280 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
31 days
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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
35 days
98 days
Halifax
200 days
518 days
Halifax
195 days
2025 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
18 days
75 days
Halifax
172 days
106 days
Halifax
175 days
346 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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