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 ?
121 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
77 days
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Wait Times

90%

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

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

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Antigonish
20 days
34 days
Sydney
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55 days
Yarmouth
666 days
68 days
Glace Bay
89 days
73 days
Halifax
63 days
88 days
Halifax
71 days
92 days
Sydney
---
95 days
Halifax
43 days
96 days
Kentville
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Sydney
---
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Amherst
---
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Kentville
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Antigonish
12 days
19 days
Sydney
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20 days
Glace Bay
8 days
22 days
Yarmouth
89 days
30 days
Halifax
27 days
30 days
Halifax
27 days
32 days
Halifax
19 days
44 days
Sydney
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48 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Amherst
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Kentville
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