Service/Procedure Summary

Pediatric patients are under 16 years old. This surgery repairs a hernia in any area other than the location of an incision from a previous surgery. A hernia occurs when a piece of an organ sticks through the wall that should normally contain it. See "Hernia Repair - Incisional" for the wait times for incisional hernia repair.

Consult Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? ---days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 225days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- 170
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- 400
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dawn MacLellan Halifax --- ---
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax 82
days
102
days
Karen Eva Halifax --- 117
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax 97
days
189
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax 57
days
195
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dawn MacLellan Halifax --- ---
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax 139
days
246
days
Karen Eva Halifax --- 303
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax 117
days
396
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax 149
days
400
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.