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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
31 days
104 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
142 days
145 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
166 days
157 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
85 days
327 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
161 days
343 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
363 days
197 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
385 days
678 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
1703 days
454 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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386 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
6 days
32 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
38 days
15 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
45 days
40 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
42 days
43 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
38 days
108 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
189 days
35 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
118 days
230 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
149 days
342 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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168 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
31 days
104 days
North Sydney
49 days
138 days
Yarmouth
142 days
145 days
Halifax
125 days
270 days
Halifax
125 days
271 days
Sydney
85 days
327 days
Halifax
78 days
366 days
Sydney
190 days
327 days
Kentville
292 days
379 days
Halifax
104 days
655 days
Halifax
353 days
637 days
Halifax
484 days
748 days
Kentville
1703 days
551 days
Dartmouth
158 days
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Dartmouth
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386 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
---
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Halifax
104 days
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Sydney
---
135 days
Dartmouth
---
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Amherst
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197 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
19 days
15 days
Antigonish
6 days
32 days
Yarmouth
42 days
43 days
Sydney
50 days
55 days
Halifax
38 days
71 days
Halifax
31 days
94 days
Halifax
31 days
119 days
Sydney
71 days
143 days
Halifax
114 days
131 days
Kentville
117 days
243 days
Halifax
159 days
293 days
Halifax
66 days
463 days
Kentville
475 days
168 days
Dartmouth
28 days
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Dartmouth
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233 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
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Halifax
67 days
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Sydney
---
48 days
Dartmouth
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Amherst
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74 days

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