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 ?
333 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
246 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
38 days
65 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
76 days
129 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
175 days
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
333 days
336 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
392 days
337 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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160 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
50 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
30 days
101 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
117 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
166 days
131 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
195 days
102 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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83 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
38 days
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Dartmouth
175 days
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Halifax
245 days
246 days
Sydney
392 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Truro
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Truro
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New Glasgow
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Truro
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
19 days
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Dartmouth
117 days
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Halifax
196 days
167 days
Sydney
350 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Truro
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Truro
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New Glasgow
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Truro
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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