Surgery for Hearing or Balance Problems of the Ear

Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery of the inner ear to restore hearing or balance. 

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
223 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
187 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
100 days
118 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
199 days
39 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
116 days
137 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
196 days
118 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
213 days
118 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
302 days
84 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
216 days
276 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
406 days
491 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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82 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
18 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
42 days
36 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
43 days
45 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
35 days
53 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
48 days
57 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
64 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
103 days
91 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
105 days
139 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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46 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Kentville
27 days
85 days
Amherst
61 days
55 days
Sydney
113 days
35 days
Halifax
106 days
93 days
Antigonish
100 days
118 days
Halifax
104 days
132 days
Halifax
93 days
165 days
Dartmouth
21 days
282 days
Kentville
161 days
165 days
Yarmouth
213 days
118 days
Amherst
302 days
85 days
Dartmouth
230 days
164 days
Dartmouth
274 days
127 days
Dartmouth
214 days
217 days
Halifax
372 days
392 days
Sydney
5096 days
58 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
27 days
32 days
Kentville
16 days
48 days
Sydney
50 days
14 days
Sydney
41 days
24 days
Halifax
50 days
37 days
Halifax
40 days
47 days
Dartmouth
56 days
32 days
Halifax
43 days
60 days
Antigonish
48 days
57 days
Kentville
52 days
56 days
Yarmouth
48 days
64 days
Dartmouth
5 days
109 days
Amherst
83 days
51 days
Dartmouth
114 days
38 days
Dartmouth
95 days
62 days
Halifax
83 days
79 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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