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 ?
137 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
174 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
114 days
58 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
161 days
31 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
60 days
181 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
72 days
176 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
103 days
176 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
188 days
140 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
205 days
140 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
118 days
233 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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106 days
Windsor
Hants Community 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
14 days
17 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
12 days
67 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
23 days
74 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
35 days
63 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
77 days
40 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
30 days
92 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
70 days
83 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
97 days
56 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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35 days
Windsor
Hants Community 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
Halifax
137 days
83 days
Truro
97 days
164 days
Antigonish
118 days
233 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
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North Sydney
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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169 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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99 days
Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
15 days
99 days
Halifax
60 days
73 days
Truro
29 days
108 days
Bridgewater
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North Sydney
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North Sydney
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Sydney
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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169 days
Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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Amherst
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Kentville
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Truro
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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71 days
Kentville
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