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? 62days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 99days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 54
days
48
days
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 284
days
50
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 23
days
54
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 38
days
62
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 23
days
62
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 59
days
76
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 37
days
81
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 92
days
90
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 144
days
94
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 346
days
111
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 166
days
118
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre 169
days
193
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 18
days
225
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 329
days
252
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow Aberdeen Hospital 458
days
86
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital 124
days
118
days
Amherst Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre 126
days
130
days
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 79
days
192
days
Glace Bay Glace Bay Healthcare Facility 581
days
217
days
Halifax QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites) 543
days
224
days
Windsor Hants Community Hospital 369
days
287
days
Truro Colchester East Hants Health Centre 120
days
317
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital 148
days
357
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital 514
days
365
days
Halifax IWK Health Centre 708
days
373
days
Inverness Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital 530
days
401
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital 434
days
478
days
Sydney Cape Breton Regional Hospital 748
days
492
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 986
days
---
Richard Spence Halifax 94
days
---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Nabil Nader Amherst 98
days
---
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro 72
days
---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Karen Milford Halifax --- ---
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater --- ---
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
Krista de Boer Antigonish 126
days
---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 18
days
21
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 41
days
32
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 22
days
36
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 49
days
39
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 36
days
47
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 345
days
47
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 39
days
49
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 44
days
50
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 271
days
50
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 38
days
57
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 53
days
64
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 123
days
65
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 48
days
76
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 53
days
76
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst --- 78
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 251
days
78
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 13
days
80
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 272
days
86
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 52
days
86
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 443
days
101
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- 107
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 176
days
122
days
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 131
days
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 134
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 427
days
134
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 74
days
143
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 166
days
147
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 339
days
192
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 14
days
230
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 348
days
238
days
John Booth Truro 55
days
239
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax 101
days
243
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 563
days
262
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 289
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 335
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 190
days
468
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Jenelle King Yarmouth --- ---
Leszek J Wasilewski Dartmouth 1539
days
---
Richard Spence Halifax 144
days
---
Christopher Murphy Yarmouth --- ---
Nabil Nader Amherst 126
days
---
Brian Nocon New Glasgow --- ---
Najeeb Ahmed Abdul Kadir Truro --- ---
Ahmed Jad Truro 242
days
---
Heather Poushay Sydney --- ---
Karen Milford Halifax --- ---
Mark J Walsh Halifax --- ---
Eileen Roach Sydney --- ---
Casey Armstrong Bridgewater --- ---
Krista de Boer Antigonish 227
days
---
Kevin Johnson Bridgewater 35
days
43
days
Colin McWilliams Amherst 84
days
45
days
Chakshu Sharma New Glasgow 463
days
67
days
Benjamin Heisler Kentville 78
days
75
days
Martin Dzierzanowski Truro 44
days
76
days
Scott Livingstone Halifax 65
days
101
days
Todd Stoddart Bridgewater 152
days
103
days
F Donald Clark Kentville 78
days
114
days
Rhys Kavanagh Bridgewater 187
days
118
days
Andrea Marie Faryniuk Amherst --- 130
days
Jane Watson-Jessome Windsor 147
days
138
days
Colleen M O'Sullivan New Glasgow 427
days
145
days
Edward Joy Bridgewater 71
days
164
days
Stephanie Lapierre Sydney 581
days
170
days
Boris Gala Lopez Halifax 88
days
175
days
Blair MacDonald Yarmouth 84
days
181
days
Oleg Lefel Yarmouth 68
days
195
days
Jonathan Boyde Enright Dartmouth 551
days
199
days
Alicia Lamey Sydney 470
days
228
days
David MacFarlane Kentville 436
days
235
days
Farisa Hossain Antigonish --- 240
days
Dafydd Alexander Davies Halifax --- 246
days
Samuel Minor Halifax 434
days
249
days
Kieron McGibney Truro --- 264
days
John L Murdoch Dartmouth 315
days
281
days
C Marius Hoogerboord Halifax 566
days
305
days
Jessica Louise Mills Halifax 708
days
334
days
Lukas Wasserman Antigonish 28
days
357
days
Riley Stewart Dartmouth 105
days
365
days
John Booth Truro 87
days
367
days
Warren W Shih Dartmouth 315
days
398
days
Christopher Blackmore Halifax --- 404
days
Paul Yaffe Kentville 457
days
491
days
Ryan Patrick Kelly Kentville 434
days
578
days
Clay K Butler Sydney --- 610
days
Alison Archibald Sydney 885
days
924
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.