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 ?
287 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
328 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
281 days
104 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
119 days
486 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
222 days
192 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
271 days
398 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
125 days
262 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
379 days
505 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
175 days
148 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
240 days
269 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
497 days
172 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
368 days
179 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
313 days
338 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
134 days
226 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
296 days
237 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
251 days
180 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
68 days
45 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
29 days
201 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
43 days
47 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
119 days
161 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
34 days
174 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
232 days
159 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
61 days
58 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
50 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
96 days
65 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
52 days
87 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
66 days
127 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
41 days
51 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
64 days
60 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
28 days
34 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
218 days
302 days
Amherst
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Amherst
281 days
76 days
Antigonish
88 days
322 days
Antigonish
125 days
---
Antigonish
55 days
539 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
246 days
235 days
Bridgewater
172 days
80 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
40 days
66 days
Dartmouth
296 days
531 days
Dartmouth
177 days
370 days
Dartmouth
267 days
148 days
Dartmouth
282 days
207 days
Dartmouth
112 days
113 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
236 days
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
200 days
---
Halifax
---
171 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
68 days
262 days
Halifax
375 days
417 days
Halifax
276 days
316 days
Halifax
---
729 days
Halifax
403 days
481 days
Inverness
---
103 days
Kentville
261 days
238 days
Kentville
123 days
269 days
Kentville
165 days
242 days
Kentville
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Kentville
---
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New Glasgow
497 days
172 days
New Glasgow
91 days
---
North Sydney
216 days
---
Sydney
368 days
188 days
Sydney
129 days
252 days
Sydney
98 days
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Sydney
---
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Sydney
---
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Sydney
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Sydney
98 days
351 days
Truro
202 days
296 days
Truro
69 days
226 days
Truro
112 days
218 days
Truro
17 days
154 days
Truro
105 days
71 days
Windsor
210 days
398 days
Yarmouth
---
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Yarmouth
64 days
57 days
Yarmouth
---
184 days
Yarmouth
309 days
67 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
135 days
61 days
Amherst
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Amherst
28 days
29 days
Antigonish
15 days
217 days
Antigonish
72 days
---
Antigonish
9 days
294 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
105 days
75 days
Bridgewater
43 days
33 days
Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
25 days
48 days
Dartmouth
245 days
202 days
Dartmouth
119 days
256 days
Dartmouth
64 days
48 days
Dartmouth
129 days
81 days
Dartmouth
37 days
35 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
83 days
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
36 days
---
Halifax
---
143 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
39 days
227 days
Halifax
301 days
210 days
Halifax
195 days
219 days
Halifax
---
343 days
Halifax
273 days
261 days
Inverness
---
61 days
Kentville
25 days
46 days
Kentville
30 days
57 days
Kentville
39 days
208 days
Kentville
---
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Kentville
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New Glasgow
109 days
74 days
New Glasgow
71 days
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North Sydney
68 days
---
Sydney
155 days
39 days
Sydney
31 days
110 days
Sydney
21 days
---
Sydney
---
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Sydney
---
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Sydney
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Sydney
20 days
152 days
Truro
77 days
86 days
Truro
40 days
89 days
Truro
65 days
50 days
Truro
11 days
87 days
Truro
34 days
43 days
Windsor
33 days
28 days
Yarmouth
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Yarmouth
21 days
34 days
Yarmouth
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113 days
Yarmouth
61 days
27 days

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