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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
71 days
118 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
111 days
89 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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69 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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98 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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34 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
43 days
43 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
91 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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48 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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53 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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20 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
27 days
67 days
Dartmouth
63 days
63 days
Sydney
111 days
27 days
Halifax
91 days
77 days
Antigonish
75 days
96 days
Halifax
110 days
72 days
Kentville
81 days
125 days
Halifax
108 days
131 days
Dartmouth
165 days
90 days
Dartmouth
183 days
74 days
Kentville
196 days
106 days
Yarmouth
213 days
94 days
Amherst
420 days
55 days
Sydney
---
50 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
14 days
38 days
Kentville
16 days
44 days
Amherst
27 days
33 days
Sydney
47 days
14 days
Halifax
50 days
31 days
Dartmouth
48 days
33 days
Halifax
41 days
41 days
Antigonish
31 days
57 days
Kentville
39 days
53 days
Yarmouth
45 days
50 days
Dartmouth
55 days
44 days
Halifax
43 days
61 days
Kentville
73 days
52 days
Sydney
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20 days
Amherst
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