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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
38 days
343 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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440 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
32 days
63 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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357 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton 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
Sydney
49 days
93 days
Antigonish
38 days
138 days
Halifax
125 days
141 days
Yarmouth
104 days
170 days
Halifax
140 days
221 days
Kentville
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361 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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55 days
Halifax
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339 days
Kentville
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356 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
18 days
23 days
Halifax
52 days
41 days
Antigonish
4 days
96 days
Yarmouth
37 days
86 days
Halifax
32 days
112 days
Kentville
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280 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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20 days
Halifax
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97 days
Kentville
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269 days
Sydney
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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