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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
50 days
35 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
43 days
97 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
119 days
59 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
157 days
43 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
182 days
53 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
157 days
101 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
60 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
32 days
12 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
17 days
45 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
47 days
33 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
42 days
55 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
27 days
82 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
104 days
32 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
42 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
17 days
26 days
Amherst
20 days
60 days
Halifax
68 days
93 days
Sydney
111 days
57 days
Sydney
150 days
33 days
Halifax
115 days
75 days
Antigonish
99 days
95 days
Halifax
146 days
71 days
Halifax
131 days
99 days
Kentville
213 days
77 days
Yarmouth
381 days
100 days
Dartmouth
---
49 days
Amherst
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
12 days
19 days
Amherst
9 days
35 days
Sydney
28 days
35 days
Sydney
46 days
17 days
Halifax
41 days
37 days
Halifax
43 days
36 days
Halifax
40 days
40 days
Yarmouth
50 days
37 days
Antigonish
27 days
60 days
Halifax
40 days
61 days
Kentville
102 days
35 days
Dartmouth
---
39 days
Amherst
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