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

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
166 days
131 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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83 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
117 days
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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
30 days
101 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
195 days
102 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
50 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional 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
North Sydney
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Halifax
245 days
246 days
Halifax
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Sydney
392 days
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Truro
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Sydney
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Antigonish
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Halifax
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Amherst
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Truro
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New Glasgow
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Truro
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Bridgewater
38 days
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Dartmouth
175 days
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Halifax
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50%

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