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

Wait Times

90%

Community 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
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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111 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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128 days

50%

Community 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
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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50 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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108 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
31 days
91 days
Yarmouth
135 days
118 days
Dartmouth
141 days
164 days
Dartmouth
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84 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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163 days
Antigonish
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110 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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127 days
Dartmouth
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282 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
19 days
51 days
Yarmouth
49 days
57 days
Dartmouth
117 days
43 days
Dartmouth
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50 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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55 days
Antigonish
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46 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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94 days
Dartmouth
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109 days

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