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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
46 days
69 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
92 days
70 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
68 days
99 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
191 days
177 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
330 days
109 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
262 days
217 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
281 days
214 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
406 days
120 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
231 days
397 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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137 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
17 days
21 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
22 days
29 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
30 days
48 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
70 days
25 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
58 days
44 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
45 days
60 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
54 days
56 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
185 days
92 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
65 days
229 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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41 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
77 days
41 days
Sydney
55 days
93 days
Antigonish
68 days
99 days
Sydney
103 days
69 days
Kentville
176 days
110 days
Dartmouth
119 days
187 days
Halifax
195 days
121 days
Halifax
197 days
145 days
Amherst
273 days
96 days
Halifax
155 days
228 days
Amherst
330 days
116 days
Dartmouth
262 days
212 days
Halifax
110 days
392 days
Yarmouth
406 days
120 days
Kentville
418 days
329 days
Halifax
426 days
383 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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98 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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96 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
17 days
20 days
Sydney
21 days
29 days
Sydney
23 days
27 days
Antigonish
30 days
48 days
Halifax
44 days
44 days
Yarmouth
70 days
25 days
Amherst
48 days
48 days
Halifax
39 days
59 days
Kentville
72 days
35 days
Halifax
58 days
60 days
Kentville
44 days
75 days
Dartmouth
34 days
88 days
Amherst
131 days
37 days
Halifax
107 days
117 days
Halifax
56 days
230 days
Dartmouth
203 days
100 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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25 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
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63 days

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