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 ?
179 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
181 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
103 days
95 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
149 days
61 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
125 days
93 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
142 days
98 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
210 days
37 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
56 days
191 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
130 days
129 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
179 days
91 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
105 days
172 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
142 days
150 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
118 days
193 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
60 days
287 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
200 days
181 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
273 days
329 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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74 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
34 days
21 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
43 days
23 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
25 days
45 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
28 days
51 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
32 days
59 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
57 days
47 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
63 days
44 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
28 days
86 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
25 days
89 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
113 days
23 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
96 days
42 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
88 days
53 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
16 days
132 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
104 days
146 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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30 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
55 days
28 days
Kentville
29 days
99 days
Yarmouth
41 days
89 days
Amherst
49 days
87 days
Yarmouth
104 days
62 days
Truro
32 days
134 days
Truro
64 days
114 days
Yarmouth
60 days
122 days
North Sydney
142 days
46 days
Sydney
135 days
64 days
Kentville
140 days
62 days
Amherst
125 days
83 days
Truro
76 days
139 days
Sydney
116 days
108 days
Truro
134 days
119 days
Bridgewater
239 days
23 days
Halifax
98 days
170 days
Kentville
106 days
163 days
Kentville
130 days
162 days
Dartmouth
119 days
197 days
Truro
165 days
163 days
Antigonish
50 days
287 days
Halifax
56 days
282 days
Halifax
170 days
181 days
Dartmouth
201 days
197 days
Halifax
265 days
145 days
Dartmouth
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411 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Halifax
56 days
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Halifax
186 days
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New Glasgow
35 days
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New Glasgow
38 days
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
247 days
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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122 days
Dartmouth
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529 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
164 days
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Inverness
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
9 days
24 days
Bridgewater
34 days
20 days
Yarmouth
28 days
31 days
Amherst
29 days
38 days
Truro
23 days
57 days
Yarmouth
27 days
56 days
Sydney
47 days
41 days
Truro
12 days
78 days
Truro
25 days
65 days
Amherst
34 days
62 days
Halifax
24 days
80 days
Yarmouth
56 days
51 days
Kentville
75 days
53 days
North Sydney
110 days
20 days
Truro
42 days
92 days
Kentville
107 days
27 days
Sydney
70 days
65 days
Halifax
82 days
66 days
Antigonish
15 days
138 days
Kentville
75 days
107 days
Halifax
144 days
70 days
Bridgewater
199 days
17 days
Dartmouth
83 days
146 days
Dartmouth
146 days
98 days
Truro
139 days
114 days
Halifax
199 days
71 days
Dartmouth
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273 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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Halifax
42 days
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Halifax
179 days
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New Glasgow
15 days
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New Glasgow
29 days
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
171 days
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Yarmouth
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Halifax
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107 days
Dartmouth
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303 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
26 days
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Inverness
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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