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

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
91 days
32 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
137 days
36 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
118 days
105 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
209 days
162 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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154 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
27 days
22 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
48 days
25 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
42 days
49 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
127 days
69 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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43 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
22 days
67 days
Antigonish
91 days
69 days
Dartmouth
116 days
52 days
Halifax
93 days
77 days
Sydney
137 days
35 days
Halifax
110 days
74 days
Halifax
104 days
111 days
Dartmouth
165 days
90 days
Dartmouth
183 days
78 days
Kentville
143 days
125 days
Amherst
420 days
48 days
Yarmouth
755 days
120 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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32 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
14 days
43 days
Amherst
27 days
33 days
Sydney
50 days
19 days
Halifax
32 days
40 days
Dartmouth
43 days
32 days
Halifax
50 days
30 days
Antigonish
45 days
41 days
Kentville
39 days
53 days
Dartmouth
47 days
49 days
Halifax
43 days
53 days
Dartmouth
85 days
35 days
Yarmouth
50 days
73 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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15 days
Amherst
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