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? 54days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? ---days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 18
days
94
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 495
days
137
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 61
days
---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 422
days
---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 120
days
---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 221
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 51
days
222
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 563
days
248
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- ---
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 119
days
---
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 500
days
---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 171
days
---
Windsor Hants Community Hospital --- 272
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 490
days
171
days
David MacFarlane Kentville --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth 23
days
---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
Riley Stewart Dartmouth --- ---
Stephanie Hiebert Halifax --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 638
days
280
days
David MacFarlane Kentville --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth 51
days
---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth --- ---
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater --- ---
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.