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

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending 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
126 days
159 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
294 days
1108 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
111 days
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50%

Communitysort descending 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
52 days
127 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
265 days
632 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
24 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
78 days
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Halifax
294 days
1108 days
New Glasgow
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
18 days
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Halifax
251 days
632 days
New Glasgow
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