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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
60 days
58 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
85 days
217 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
245 days
156 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
36 days
45 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
29 days
178 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
142 days
110 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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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
85 days
217 days
Halifax
358 days
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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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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
35 days
182 days
Halifax
142 days
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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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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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