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? 60days
Surgery Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? 40days

Wait times

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 88
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital --- 40
days

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish St. Martha's Regional Hospital --- 223
days
Dartmouth Dartmouth General Hospital --- ---
Halifax IWK Health Centre --- ---
Kentville Valley Regional Hospital --- ---
Yarmouth Yarmouth Regional Hospital --- 61
days

Wait Times by Surgeon

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Neil Clifton Antigonish 109
days
90
days
John Scott Dartmouth --- 32
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth --- ---
P Gerard Corsten Halifax --- ---
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville --- ---
Magdalena Kujath Kentville --- 86
days
Ivan Brodarec Yarmouth 113
days
50
days

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Neil Clifton Antigonish 259
days
182
days
John Scott Dartmouth --- 100
days
Richard L Balys Dartmouth --- ---
P Gerard Corsten Halifax --- ---
Benjamin A Taylor Kentville --- ---
Magdalena Kujath Kentville --- 135
days
Ivan Brodarec Yarmouth 503
days
129
days

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.