Service/Procedure Summary

Repair of a hernia in the abdomen usually in the middle of the abdominal wall. 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 ?
258 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
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
41 days
50 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
86 days
164 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
273 days
71 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
243 days
170 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
281 days
237 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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100 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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126 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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215 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
30 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
26 days
89 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
94 days
87 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
209 days
69 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
237 days
127 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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51 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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55 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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73 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
45 days
164 days
Halifax
117 days
148 days
Dartmouth
243 days
71 days
Halifax
343 days
135 days
Sydney
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North Sydney
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Kentville
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Truro
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151 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
34 days
80 days
Halifax
91 days
123 days
Dartmouth
201 days
48 days
Halifax
220 days
90 days
Sydney
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North Sydney
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Halifax
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Truro
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Kentville
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Truro
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127 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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