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 ?
216 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
112 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
34 days
99 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
227 days
123 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
95 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
62 days
87 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
40 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
20 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
---
10 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
13 days
27 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
55 days
51 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
---
76 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
22 days
53 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
---
21 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
---
9 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
50 days
68 days
Amherst
---
---
Antigonish
59 days
125 days
Dartmouth
113 days
146 days
Halifax
165 days
128 days
Halifax
190 days
98 days
Halifax
176 days
71 days
Kentville
213 days
80 days
Kentville
183 days
54 days
Sydney
---
20 days
Sydney
140 days
35 days
Sydney
132 days
70 days
Yarmouth
129 days
62 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
17 days
37 days
Amherst
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---
Antigonish
24 days
82 days
Dartmouth
88 days
92 days
Halifax
43 days
74 days
Halifax
44 days
43 days
Halifax
43 days
37 days
Kentville
80 days
36 days
Kentville
66 days
24 days
Sydney
---
13 days
Sydney
40 days
17 days
Sydney
34 days
42 days
Yarmouth
39 days
20 days

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