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 ?
170 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
126 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
78 days
81 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
124 days
62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
140 days
85 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
158 days
82 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
180 days
129 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
94 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
132 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
20 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
48 days
32 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
43 days
49 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
44 days
76 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
78 days
49 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
48 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
---
118 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
37 days
68 days
Dartmouth
35 days
104 days
Kentville
103 days
54 days
Sydney
124 days
62 days
Sydney
161 days
28 days
Yarmouth
133 days
69 days
Antigonish
90 days
124 days
Halifax
164 days
66 days
Halifax
143 days
91 days
Dartmouth
145 days
97 days
Halifax
141 days
120 days
Kentville
213 days
80 days
Sydney
---
26 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
11 days
40 days
Dartmouth
16 days
40 days
Dartmouth
28 days
30 days
Yarmouth
40 days
24 days
Sydney
28 days
39 days
Sydney
54 days
15 days
Halifax
43 days
34 days
Halifax
43 days
38 days
Kentville
54 days
37 days
Halifax
40 days
65 days
Antigonish
25 days
81 days
Kentville
75 days
32 days
Sydney
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19 days
Amherst
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