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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
36 days
56 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
55 days
69 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
120 days
62 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
76 days
196 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
188 days
92 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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68 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
15 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
28 days
41 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
27 days
43 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
39 days
46 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
61 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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63 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
46 days
69 days
Sydney
92 days
41 days
Amherst
77 days
69 days
Yarmouth
83 days
76 days
Antigonish
59 days
125 days
Sydney
124 days
70 days
Kentville
167 days
68 days
Halifax
180 days
78 days
Kentville
182 days
97 days
Halifax
190 days
102 days
Halifax
189 days
139 days
Dartmouth
210 days
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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91 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
23 days
20 days
Sydney
23 days
20 days
Yarmouth
36 days
16 days
Kentville
37 days
26 days
Amherst
32 days
34 days
Sydney
25 days
42 days
Halifax
43 days
36 days
Antigonish
26 days
61 days
Halifax
46 days
50 days
Kentville
45 days
54 days
Halifax
43 days
64 days
Dartmouth
105 days
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Dartmouth
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Sydney
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16 days
Amherst
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