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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
124 days
69 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
58 days
155 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
133 days
82 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
142 days
82 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
280 days
76 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
190 days
171 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
204 days
188 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
210 days
196 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
393 days
351 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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115 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
18 days
29 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
24 days
41 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
20 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
22 days
60 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
41 days
45 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
47 days
57 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
68 days
54 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
107 days
63 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
84 days
160 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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39 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
55 days
70 days
Amherst
96 days
75 days
Sydney
133 days
43 days
Antigonish
58 days
155 days
Amherst
142 days
82 days
Sydney
150 days
82 days
Dartmouth
180 days
63 days
Kentville
182 days
81 days
Halifax
188 days
84 days
Yarmouth
280 days
76 days
Halifax
198 days
160 days
Dartmouth
210 days
170 days
Dartmouth
206 days
192 days
Halifax
190 days
216 days
Halifax
127 days
323 days
Kentville
257 days
198 days
Halifax
564 days
375 days
Halifax
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Halifax
---
257 days
Sydney
---
153 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
23 days
21 days
Sydney
22 days
28 days
Sydney
22 days
42 days
Yarmouth
49 days
20 days
Amherst
36 days
40 days
Antigonish
23 days
60 days
Halifax
46 days
39 days
Amherst
54 days
49 days
Kentville
78 days
26 days
Halifax
49 days
56 days
Halifax
48 days
62 days
Kentville
55 days
68 days
Dartmouth
66 days
68 days
Dartmouth
98 days
38 days
Halifax
65 days
181 days
Halifax
143 days
109 days
Dartmouth
155 days
100 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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179 days
Sydney
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17 days
Dartmouth
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