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 ?
294 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
736 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
411 days
159 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
294 days
896 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
111 days
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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 Timesort descending
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
52 days
84 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
265 days
615 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
24 days
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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 Timesort descending
Halifax
306 days
867 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Dartmouth
78 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
265 days
598 days
Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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New Glasgow
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Dartmouth
18 days
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