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 50% of people served within? 64days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 99days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 20
days
57
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 23
days
61
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 42
days
62
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 48
days
63
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 37
days
87
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 56
days
72
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 80
days
100
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 149
days
91
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 14
days
230
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre 114
days
156
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 169
days
132
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 274
days
50
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 346
days
100
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 227
days
252
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 147
days
105
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 69
days
185
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 145
days
164
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 42
days
401
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 172
days
286
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 440
days
92
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 126
days
426
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre 214
days
347
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 405
days
252
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 581
days
194
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 448
days
393
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 551
days
305
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 428
days
478
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 731
days
492
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 17
days
28
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 21
days
35
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 20
days
38
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 44
days
24
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 35
days
41
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 41
days
37
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 36
days
50
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 51
days
36
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 13
days
80
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 42
days
70
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 42
days
83
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 85
days
44
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 49
days
81
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 55
days
79
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 96
days
57
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 8
days
149
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 122
days
54
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 126
days
55
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 106
days
76
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 108
days
92
days
Richard Spence Halifax 85
days
133
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 40
days
193
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 176
days
82
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 13
days
268
days
John Booth Truro 64
days
218
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 140
days
143
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 194
days
126
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 173
days
161
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 338
days
53
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 311
days
103
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 398
days
129
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 339
days
192
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 248
days
344
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 172
days
468
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 100
days
---
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- 272
days
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater --- ---
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 259
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 317
days
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 112
days
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- 48
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax --- 156
days
Karen Eva Halifax --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney --- 101
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 35
days
55
days
Irma Joan Proctor Bridgewater 38
days
92
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 65
days
72
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 84
days
57
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 79
days
71
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 47
days
109
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 78
days
114
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst 74
days
130
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 71
days
147
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 177
days
50
days
Nabil Nader Amherst 126
days
105
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 149
days
110
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 88
days
175
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 68
days
195
days
Krista de Boer Antigonish 227
days
83
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 206
days
106
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 161
days
202
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 27
days
391
days
Richard Spence Halifax 110
days
338
days
John Booth Truro 87
days
367
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish 29
days
429
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 463
days
67
days
Kieron McGibney Truro 202
days
344
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 427
days
145
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 300
days
305
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 154
days
477
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 470
days
194
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 436
days
235
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 343
days
393
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 551
days
199
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 191
days
578
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 622
days
224
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 365
days
491
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 356
days
924
days
Ahmed Jad Truro 242
days
---
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax --- 305
days
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater --- ---
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 400
days
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 604
days
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 246
days
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- 72
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax --- 295
days
Karen Eva Halifax --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney --- 279
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.