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 ?
413 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
910 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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333 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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1182 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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910 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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197 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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784 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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711 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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1182 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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242 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
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756 days
Yarmouth
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Dartmouth
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147 days

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