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 50% of people served within? 36days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 89days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 19
days
69
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 134
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- 100
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital 409
days
258
days
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 181
days
Bridgewater South Shore Regional Hospital --- ---
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- 100
days
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Ivan Brodarec Yarmouth 89
days
50
days
Neil Clifton Antigonish 106
days
108
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville --- ---
David A Kirkpatrick Dartmouth --- ---
Devin Piccott Dartmouth --- ---
John Scott Dartmouth --- 32
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville --- 104
days
P Gerard Corsten Halifax --- ---
Philip L Curry Sydney --- ---
Richard L Balys Dartmouth --- ---

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Neil Clifton Antigonish 167
days
181
days
Ivan Brodarec Yarmouth 409
days
129
days
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville --- ---
David A Kirkpatrick Dartmouth --- ---
Devin Piccott Dartmouth --- ---
John Scott Dartmouth --- 100
days
Magdalena Kujath Kentville --- 186
days
P Gerard Corsten Halifax --- ---
Philip L Curry Sydney --- ---
Richard L Balys Dartmouth --- ---

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.