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 ?
256 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
293 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
151 days
305 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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312 days
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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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
29 days
64 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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269 days
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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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
50 days
86 days
Halifax
125 days
124 days
Antigonish
131 days
130 days
Yarmouth
97 days
170 days
Halifax
168 days
141 days
Halifax
140 days
208 days
Kentville
78 days
280 days
Amherst
363 days
41 days
Kentville
1703 days
287 days
Sydney
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55 days
Sydney
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55 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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34 days
Sydney
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135 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
15 days
29 days
Antigonish
21 days
43 days
Halifax
70 days
31 days
Halifax
78 days
37 days
Amherst
90 days
31 days
Halifax
31 days
90 days
Yarmouth
34 days
113 days
Kentville
46 days
132 days
Kentville
50 days
183 days
Sydney
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20 days
Sydney
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20 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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28 days
Sydney
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22 days
Amherst
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