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 ?
289 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
358 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
68 days
133 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
185 days
108 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
154 days
153 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
122 days
437 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
842 days
161 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
114 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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50 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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602 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
72 days
43 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
42 days
106 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
75 days
106 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
106 days
101 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
167 days
57 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
19 days
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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43 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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181 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
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Truro
71 days
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Dartmouth
154 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
842 days
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Bridgewater
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
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New Glasgow
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New Glasgow
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Truro
47 days
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Dartmouth
106 days
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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Kentville
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Halifax
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Halifax
432 days
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Bridgewater
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