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 ?
112 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
134 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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134 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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54 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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
North Sydney
49 days
29 days
Antigonish
12 days
76 days
Halifax
42 days
133 days
Yarmouth
113 days
118 days
Halifax
130 days
170 days
Halifax
63 days
305 days
Kentville
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361 days
Sydney
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55 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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356 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
19 days
11 days
Antigonish
6 days
28 days
Halifax
31 days
39 days
Halifax
33 days
42 days
Halifax
31 days
66 days
Yarmouth
58 days
42 days
Kentville
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271 days
Sydney
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20 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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259 days
Sydney
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Amherst
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