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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
39 days
55 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
46 days
75 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
78 days
81 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
197 days
130 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
88 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
53 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
120 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
23 days
24 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
29 days
54 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
42 days
41 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
52 days
93 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
47 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
---
---
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
23 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
30 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
43 days
70 days
Sydney
77 days
40 days
Amherst
96 days
76 days
Antigonish
78 days
102 days
Yarmouth
117 days
83 days
Sydney
132 days
79 days
Kentville
138 days
75 days
Halifax
193 days
92 days
Halifax
190 days
106 days
Halifax
204 days
139 days
Kentville
395 days
196 days
Dartmouth
---
124 days
Sydney
---
33 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Amherst
---
68 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
16 days
15 days
Sydney
23 days
27 days
Sydney
22 days
41 days
Kentville
42 days
28 days
Amherst
38 days
40 days
Antigonish
30 days
48 days
Yarmouth
70 days
20 days
Halifax
49 days
44 days
Halifax
45 days
54 days
Kentville
42 days
66 days
Halifax
55 days
66 days
Dartmouth
---
77 days
Sydney
---
14 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Amherst
---
32 days

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