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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
37 days
70 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
151 days
63 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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73 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
19 days
28 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
75 days
51 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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22 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
20 days
34 days
Halifax
43 days
96 days
Halifax
63 days
88 days
Glace Bay
89 days
73 days
Halifax
71 days
92 days
Yarmouth
666 days
68 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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55 days
Sydney
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95 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
8 days
22 days
Antigonish
12 days
19 days
Halifax
27 days
30 days
Halifax
27 days
32 days
Halifax
19 days
44 days
Yarmouth
89 days
30 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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20 days
Sydney
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48 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Amherst
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