Service/Procedure Summary

Pediatric patients are under 16 years old. 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 ?
155 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
221 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
122 days
235 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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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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146 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
85 days
155 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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34 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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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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46 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
13 days
55 days
Sydney
58 days
86 days
Antigonish
49 days
124 days
Halifax
138 days
124 days
Yarmouth
126 days
170 days
Sydney
161 days
135 days
Halifax
161 days
141 days
Kentville
103 days
209 days
Halifax
143 days
202 days
Amherst
363 days
41 days
Amherst
363 days
41 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
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165 days
Amherst
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
11 days
25 days
Sydney
15 days
22 days
Antigonish
23 days
41 days
Sydney
59 days
25 days
Halifax
70 days
31 days
Halifax
78 days
37 days
Amherst
90 days
31 days
Amherst
90 days
34 days
Kentville
49 days
99 days
Yarmouth
40 days
114 days
Halifax
74 days
96 days
Dartmouth
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Kentville
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96 days
Amherst
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