Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the abdomen. More common in small children. 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 ?
209 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
245 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
93 days
139 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
58 days
176 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
168 days
121 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
167 days
148 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
98 days
228 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
192 days
149 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
180 days
253 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
37 days
464 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
213 days
289 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
229 days
287 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
274 days
245 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
355 days
199 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
369 days
199 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
287 days
331 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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413 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
29 days
53 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
41 days
56 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
34 days
67 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
21 days
94 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
85 days
44 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
86 days
60 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
86 days
70 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
84 days
75 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
82 days
79 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
68 days
102 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
111 days
90 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
156 days
90 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
128 days
141 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
19 days
332 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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247 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
41 days
77 days
Truro
41 days
77 days
Kentville
56 days
89 days
Kentville
109 days
65 days
Halifax
47 days
136 days
Halifax
55 days
128 days
Windsor
154 days
62 days
Truro
80 days
139 days
Truro
93 days
127 days
Sydney
130 days
107 days
Yarmouth
195 days
70 days
North Sydney
165 days
130 days
Truro
105 days
191 days
Bridgewater
168 days
131 days
Bridgewater
245 days
59 days
Sydney
194 days
113 days
Amherst
94 days
239 days
New Glasgow
180 days
155 days
Yarmouth
154 days
181 days
North Sydney
117 days
223 days
Dartmouth
214 days
169 days
Kentville
54 days
335 days
Halifax
292 days
106 days
Halifax
190 days
289 days
Antigonish
37 days
464 days
Dartmouth
125 days
383 days
Dartmouth
384 days
154 days
Dartmouth
324 days
378 days
Sydney
546 days
199 days
Dartmouth
372 days
373 days
Amherst
98 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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363 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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531 days
New Glasgow
108 days
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Sydney
---
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Bridgewater
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79 days
Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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99 days
Halifax
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Amherst
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Inverness
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
101 days
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North Sydney
---
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Halifax
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Kentville
472 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
16 days
42 days
Truro
15 days
43 days
Bridgewater
27 days
36 days
North Sydney
52 days
32 days
Kentville
35 days
50 days
Truro
21 days
65 days
Kentville
68 days
31 days
Truro
41 days
61 days
Halifax
19 days
86 days
Kentville
38 days
77 days
Halifax
21 days
96 days
Amherst
41 days
78 days
Windsor
87 days
48 days
Sydney
90 days
55 days
Yarmouth
134 days
28 days
Truro
68 days
94 days
Dartmouth
113 days
50 days
Dartmouth
80 days
83 days
New Glasgow
101 days
78 days
North Sydney
74 days
110 days
Sydney
109 days
78 days
Bridgewater
110 days
102 days
Yarmouth
86 days
127 days
Dartmouth
129 days
85 days
Dartmouth
165 days
86 days
Halifax
196 days
85 days
Dartmouth
149 days
141 days
Halifax
126 days
184 days
Antigonish
19 days
331 days
Sydney
256 days
137 days
Amherst
51 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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193 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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161 days
New Glasgow
57 days
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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43 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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Truro
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69 days
Halifax
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Amherst
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Inverness
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Yarmouth
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Kentville
84 days
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North Sydney
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Halifax
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Kentville
199 days
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