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 ?
104 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
111 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
63 days
105 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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19 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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111 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
29 days
49 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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14 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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28 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
12 days
34 days
Halifax
38 days
141 days
North Sydney
49 days
89 days
Halifax
63 days
305 days
Halifax
63 days
133 days
Yarmouth
113 days
111 days
Kentville
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356 days
Sydney
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55 days
Sydney
---
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Sydney
---
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Amherst
---
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Kentville
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361 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
5 days
17 days
North Sydney
19 days
12 days
Halifax
30 days
59 days
Halifax
32 days
41 days
Halifax
35 days
39 days
Yarmouth
74 days
41 days
Kentville
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249 days
Sydney
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20 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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260 days

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