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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
25 days
40 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
38 days
59 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
124 days
23 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
216 days
107 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
379 days
40 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
20 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
97 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
15 days
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
21 days
25 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
21 days
29 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
62 days
16 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
46 days
40 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
10 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
49 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
77 days
68 days
Yarmouth
113 days
62 days
Sydney
140 days
35 days
Antigonish
54 days
125 days
Sydney
133 days
70 days
Halifax
177 days
71 days
Kentville
183 days
68 days
Dartmouth
113 days
146 days
Kentville
181 days
80 days
Halifax
180 days
102 days
Halifax
175 days
139 days
North Sydney
26 days
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Sydney
---
33 days
Amherst
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
31 days
15 days
Yarmouth
34 days
17 days
Amherst
28 days
37 days
Sydney
30 days
40 days
Halifax
43 days
37 days
Halifax
43 days
44 days
Kentville
66 days
27 days
Kentville
67 days
38 days
Antigonish
24 days
82 days
Halifax
43 days
76 days
Dartmouth
88 days
92 days
North Sydney
20 days
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Sydney
---
16 days
Amherst
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