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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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138 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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200 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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181 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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106 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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114 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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121 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
35 days
70 days
Sydney
55 days
69 days
Antigonish
78 days
113 days
Sydney
161 days
34 days
Kentville
46 days
165 days
Kentville
103 days
139 days
Halifax
138 days
112 days
Yarmouth
117 days
160 days
Halifax
143 days
153 days
Halifax
194 days
120 days
Amherst
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72 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
12 days
23 days
Sydney
17 days
24 days
Sydney
41 days
15 days
Antigonish
24 days
53 days
Halifax
38 days
47 days
Kentville
47 days
44 days
Kentville
42 days
52 days
Halifax
89 days
31 days
Halifax
71 days
95 days
Yarmouth
56 days
111 days
Amherst
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31 days

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