Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. During this surgery a doctor makes a small incision in the eardrum (Myringotomy) and places tubes inside the incision so that the middle ear space can clear fluid and equalize pressure.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
180 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
125 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
175 days
55 days
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
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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79 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
50 days
20 days
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
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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42 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
70 days
91 days
Yarmouth
324 days
42 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
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101 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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153 days
Antigonish
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141 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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63 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
60 days
20 days
Dartmouth
58 days
53 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
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38 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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38 days
Antigonish
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110 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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38 days

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