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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
49 days
61 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
58 days
55 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
159 days
134 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
47 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
61 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
13 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
25 days
29 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
71 days
42 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
39 days
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
50 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
68 days
34 days
Sydney
46 days
70 days
Dartmouth
41 days
98 days
Antigonish
78 days
68 days
Sydney
80 days
69 days
Amherst
96 days
88 days
Kentville
103 days
85 days
Halifax
155 days
106 days
Halifax
195 days
97 days
Halifax
197 days
139 days
Yarmouth
406 days
120 days
Kentville
418 days
198 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
18 days
14 days
Sydney
22 days
27 days
Sydney
21 days
29 days
Antigonish
32 days
43 days
Kentville
47 days
35 days
Yarmouth
63 days
22 days
Halifax
43 days
43 days
Amherst
34 days
55 days
Dartmouth
28 days
62 days
Halifax
51 days
51 days
Kentville
37 days
66 days
Halifax
58 days
62 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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30 days

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