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

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
185 days
56 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
163 days
141 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
143 days
437 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
518 days
98 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
273 days
50 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
246 days
602 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
68 days
108 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
56 days
44 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
117 days
72 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
74 days
101 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
125 days
29 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
198 days
43 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
119 days
172 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
35 days
78 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
175 days
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Dartmouth
154 days
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Halifax
81 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
432 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Windsor
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
116 days
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Dartmouth
117 days
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Halifax
70 days
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
175 days
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Kentville
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New Glasgow
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Windsor
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