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

90%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
90 days
104 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
89 days
56 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
103 days
69 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
184 days
90 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
142 days
68 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
120 days
70 days

50%

Community Facilitysort ascending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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---
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
33 days
55 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
33 days
45 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
23 days
43 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
49 days
46 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
77 days
62 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
17 days
28 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
78 days
125 days
Halifax
198 days
139 days
Sydney
77 days
41 days
Halifax
190 days
98 days
Halifax
188 days
80 days
Kentville
395 days
104 days
Amherst
96 days
69 days
Amherst
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68 days
Sydney
133 days
79 days
Kentville
167 days
68 days
Dartmouth
210 days
101 days
Sydney
46 days
70 days
Yarmouth
113 days
76 days
Sydney
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91 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
27 days
54 days
Halifax
46 days
60 days
Sydney
17 days
20 days
Halifax
47 days
50 days
Halifax
46 days
38 days
Kentville
39 days
61 days
Amherst
36 days
34 days
Amherst
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30 days
Sydney
22 days
42 days
Kentville
52 days
26 days
Dartmouth
105 days
84 days
Sydney
23 days
29 days
Yarmouth
47 days
16 days
Sydney
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16 days

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