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 ?
281 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
326 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
101 days
148 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
134 days
226 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
125 days
254 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
251 days
184 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
246 days
192 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
195 days
262 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
240 days
263 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
368 days
179 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
296 days
286 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
276 days
356 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
97 days
539 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
497 days
172 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
344 days
351 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
375 days
454 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
22 days
60 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
36 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
60 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
46 days
48 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
47 days
51 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
68 days
49 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
66 days
62 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
54 days
78 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
87 days
94 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
41 days
174 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
79 days
146 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
21 days
222 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
127 days
169 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
200 days
166 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
64 days
57 days
Amherst
92 days
36 days
Bridgewater
47 days
104 days
Dartmouth
112 days
113 days
Truro
134 days
99 days
Halifax
200 days
43 days
Bridgewater
172 days
80 days
Truro
69 days
226 days
Truro
86 days
218 days
New Glasgow
241 days
134 days
Yarmouth
309 days
67 days
Sydney
129 days
252 days
Kentville
123 days
269 days
Kentville
165 days
242 days
Antigonish
88 days
322 days
Dartmouth
267 days
148 days
Dartmouth
254 days
207 days
Kentville
294 days
199 days
Bridgewater
261 days
235 days
Amherst
195 days
302 days
Truro
202 days
296 days
Dartmouth
164 days
370 days
Windsor
213 days
328 days
Halifax
276 days
316 days
Antigonish
119 days
539 days
Dartmouth
296 days
370 days
Sydney
344 days
380 days
Halifax
320 days
437 days
Halifax
375 days
417 days
Antigonish
43 days
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Antigonish
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Sydney
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48 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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729 days
New Glasgow
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172 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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234 days
Halifax
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232 days
Sydney
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Sydney
216 days
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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154 days
Inverness
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Sydney
30 days
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
25 days
23 days
Windsor
35 days
22 days
Yarmouth
28 days
36 days
Bridgewater
26 days
48 days
Dartmouth
41 days
35 days
Kentville
33 days
46 days
Bridgewater
43 days
38 days
Truro
38 days
48 days
Truro
47 days
45 days
Truro
50 days
51 days
Halifax
82 days
22 days
Kentville
27 days
86 days
Sydney
31 days
110 days
Yarmouth
149 days
16 days
Truro
80 days
85 days
Dartmouth
66 days
111 days
New Glasgow
85 days
100 days
Dartmouth
59 days
136 days
Amherst
135 days
82 days
Kentville
36 days
208 days
Antigonish
20 days
228 days
Bridgewater
187 days
85 days
Sydney
108 days
179 days
Antigonish
10 days
294 days
Dartmouth
123 days
256 days
Halifax
195 days
219 days
Halifax
252 days
249 days
Dartmouth
269 days
265 days
Halifax
290 days
255 days
Antigonish
21 days
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Sydney
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30 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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286 days
New Glasgow
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74 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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113 days
Halifax
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227 days
Sydney
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Sydney
68 days
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Bridgewater
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Truro
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87 days
Inverness
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Sydney
16 days
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Sydney
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