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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
355 days
335 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
111 days
100 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
56 days
105 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
68 days
129 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
211 days
249 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
117 days
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
120 days
135 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
117 days
37 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
36 days
62 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
41 days
69 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
36 days
92 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
136 days
107 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
24 days
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
41 days
55 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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Kentville
76 days
135 days
Kentville
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Truro
104 days
97 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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43 days
Amherst
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Halifax
211 days
223 days
Halifax
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Halifax
147 days
156 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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North Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
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Kentville
33 days
42 days
Kentville
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Truro
46 days
62 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
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North Sydney
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34 days
Amherst
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Halifax
181 days
92 days
Halifax
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Halifax
133 days
117 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Truro
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North Sydney
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Halifax
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