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 ?
275 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
787 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
78 days
287 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
287 days
787 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
154 days
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
27 days
165 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
254 days
468 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
26 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
287 days
1008 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
56 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
227 days
493 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
19 days
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