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 ?
239 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
99 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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282 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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99 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
70 days
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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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45 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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59 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
47 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
59 days
50 days
Kentville
23 days
91 days
Dartmouth
208 days
94 days
Yarmouth
258 days
69 days
Kentville
418 days
218 days
Dartmouth
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164 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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163 days
Antigonish
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144 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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282 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
26 days
20 days
Kentville
21 days
52 days
Yarmouth
53 days
36 days
Kentville
99 days
62 days
Dartmouth
203 days
50 days
Dartmouth
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48 days
Amherst
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Kentville
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59 days
Antigonish
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96 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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85 days
Amherst
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