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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
85 days
245 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
245 days
156 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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58 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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104 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
73 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
27 days
183 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
154 days
100 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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24 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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97 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
47 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
139 days
245 days
Halifax
358 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
---
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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156 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
28 days
183 days
Halifax
154 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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149 days

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