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 ?
71 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
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
64 days
99 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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15 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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89 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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30 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
19 days
49 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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14 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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36 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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22 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
12 days
32 days
Sydney
49 days
89 days
Sydney
49 days
89 days
Halifax
71 days
99 days
Halifax
37 days
141 days
Yarmouth
113 days
111 days
Halifax
63 days
305 days
Kentville
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361 days
Sydney
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55 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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356 days
Sydney
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27 days
Amherst
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
5 days
15 days
Sydney
19 days
12 days
Sydney
19 days
12 days
Halifax
27 days
39 days
Halifax
28 days
55 days
Halifax
38 days
50 days
Yarmouth
69 days
40 days
Kentville
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223 days
Sydney
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20 days
Sydney
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Kentville
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240 days
Sydney
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17 days
Amherst
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