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 ?
145 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
96 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
63 days
62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
111 days
35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
54 days
96 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
128 days
76 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
182 days
52 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
143 days
101 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
68 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
37 days
21 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
40 days
23 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
42 days
50 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
41 days
58 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
31 days
81 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
108 days
32 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
42 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
50 days
48 days
Halifax
49 days
75 days
Halifax
68 days
93 days
Sydney
109 days
57 days
Dartmouth
116 days
62 days
Dartmouth
98 days
82 days
Antigonish
99 days
90 days
Sydney
161 days
33 days
Halifax
141 days
72 days
Halifax
141 days
99 days
Kentville
213 days
108 days
Yarmouth
381 days
100 days
Sydney
---
26 days
Dartmouth
---
49 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
8 days
33 days
Sydney
27 days
29 days
Dartmouth
24 days
37 days
Sydney
51 days
20 days
Halifax
41 days
36 days
Dartmouth
43 days
36 days
Halifax
40 days
40 days
Halifax
44 days
36 days
Antigonish
27 days
57 days
Yarmouth
51 days
37 days
Halifax
39 days
61 days
Kentville
104 days
38 days
Sydney
---
19 days
Dartmouth
---
39 days
Amherst
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