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 ?
157 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
209 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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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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492 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
321 days
45 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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209 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
119 days
164 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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147 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
54 days
38 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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192 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
17 days
115 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

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