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 ?
98 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
115 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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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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33 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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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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25 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
147 days
61 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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386 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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532 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
47 days
33 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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233 days
Kentville
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Kentville
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North Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Kentville
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238 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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