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 ?
101 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
43 days
64 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
78 days
56 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
90 days
103 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
120 days
124 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
183 days
108 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
69 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
25 days
34 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
21 days
39 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
35 days
48 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
39 days
45 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
56 days
51 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
41 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
46 days
70 days
Sydney
77 days
41 days
Amherst
96 days
69 days
Yarmouth
113 days
81 days
Antigonish
72 days
124 days
Sydney
132 days
79 days
Kentville
167 days
68 days
Halifax
190 days
87 days
Halifax
190 days
100 days
Dartmouth
210 days
101 days
Halifax
198 days
139 days
Kentville
395 days
104 days
Dartmouth
---
118 days
Sydney
---
91 days
Dartmouth
---
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Amherst
---
68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
17 days
21 days
Sydney
23 days
31 days
Sydney
22 days
42 days
Yarmouth
51 days
19 days
Amherst
37 days
34 days
Kentville
47 days
28 days
Antigonish
30 days
51 days
Halifax
49 days
36 days
Halifax
44 days
51 days
Kentville
39 days
69 days
Halifax
48 days
62 days
Dartmouth
105 days
84 days
Dartmouth
---
71 days
Sydney
---
16 days
Dartmouth
---
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Amherst
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32 days

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