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 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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73 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
37 days
70 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
151 days
63 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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22 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
19 days
28 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
75 days
51 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

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