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 Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

50%

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

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