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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
377 days
337 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
272 days
336 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
175 days
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
94 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
87 days
160 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
76 days
178 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
56 days
163 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
38 days
65 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
175 days
74 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
152 days
111 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
116 days
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
65 days
83 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
55 days
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
45 days
102 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
33 days
114 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
22 days
45 days
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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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
377 days
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Halifax
245 days
246 days
Halifax
241 days
162 days
Dartmouth
175 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Truro
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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82 days
Halifax
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Truro
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
350 days
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Halifax
181 days
51 days
Halifax
167 days
198 days
Dartmouth
116 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Truro
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Truro
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Yarmouth
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Sydney
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Antigonish
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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50 days
Halifax
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Truro
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New Glasgow
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Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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