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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
62 days
58 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
119 days
164 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
85 days
217 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
222 days
156 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
40 days
45 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
115 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
28 days
186 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
140 days
135 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
62 days
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
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New Glasgow
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
50 days
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Halifax
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