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 ?
196 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
245 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
152 days
99 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
98 days
156 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
157 days
137 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
121 days
173 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
153 days
148 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
197 days
123 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
82 days
260 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
71 days
335 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
256 days
151 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
190 days
255 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
273 days
245 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
167 days
363 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
252 days
299 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
348 days
208 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
46 days
26 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
38 days
43 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
56 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
67 days
44 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
34 days
91 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
57 days
71 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
22 days
107 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
96 days
45 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
78 days
84 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
127 days
76 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
119 days
93 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
117 days
97 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
80 days
159 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
22 days
287 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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North Sydney
154 days
154 days
North Sydney
48 days
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Amherst
---
48 days
Kentville
94 days
54 days
Yarmouth
165 days
64 days
Halifax
110 days
35 days
Halifax
222 days
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New Glasgow
167 days
78 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
113 days
181 days
Sydney
546 days
199 days
New Glasgow
---
369 days
Halifax
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Kentville
256 days
245 days
Halifax
---
531 days
Bridgewater
168 days
110 days
Kentville
124 days
335 days
Sydney
126 days
41 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
154 days
116 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
34 days
---
Truro
121 days
99 days
Dartmouth
232 days
162 days
Dartmouth
245 days
331 days
Bridgewater
56 days
95 days
Truro
89 days
278 days
Dartmouth
384 days
216 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
71 days
335 days
Halifax
171 days
252 days
Truro
30 days
77 days
Amherst
82 days
260 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
82 days
134 days
Truro
127 days
134 days
Dartmouth
---
378 days
Truro
107 days
86 days
Sydney
138 days
107 days
Halifax
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Kentville
274 days
156 days
Halifax
209 days
141 days
Sydney
148 days
65 days
Bridgewater
173 days
38 days
Halifax
153 days
254 days
Dartmouth
107 days
341 days

50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
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North Sydney
78 days
66 days
North Sydney
20 days
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Amherst
---
37 days
Kentville
22 days
14 days
Yarmouth
64 days
28 days
Halifax
109 days
21 days
Halifax
155 days
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New Glasgow
95 days
57 days
Halifax
---
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Yarmouth
18 days
111 days
Sydney
157 days
141 days
New Glasgow
---
238 days
Halifax
---
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Kentville
80 days
44 days
Halifax
---
184 days
Bridgewater
105 days
81 days
Kentville
106 days
107 days
Sydney
43 days
14 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
---
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Dartmouth
87 days
45 days
Yarmouth
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Halifax
21 days
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Truro
96 days
36 days
Dartmouth
164 days
91 days
Dartmouth
135 days
138 days
Bridgewater
22 days
48 days
Truro
21 days
114 days
Dartmouth
219 days
101 days
Halifax
---
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Antigonish
22 days
286 days
Halifax
89 days
120 days
Truro
21 days
40 days
Amherst
38 days
98 days
Amherst
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Yarmouth
50 days
41 days
Truro
71 days
80 days
Dartmouth
---
202 days
Truro
56 days
64 days
Sydney
120 days
41 days
Halifax
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Kentville
156 days
24 days
Halifax
129 days
85 days
Sydney
75 days
43 days
Bridgewater
70 days
16 days
Halifax
118 days
141 days
Dartmouth
80 days
97 days

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