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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
12 days
49 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
172 days
98 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
104 days
271 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
351 days
61 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
92 days
386 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
692 days
135 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
519 days
419 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
371 days
747 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
9 days
27 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
50 days
32 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
71 days
33 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
37 days
72 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
35 days
79 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
70 days
52 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
130 days
229 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
327 days
112 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
12 days
49 days
Sydney
49 days
106 days
Sydney
49 days
106 days
Halifax
71 days
148 days
Halifax
38 days
218 days
Halifax
98 days
233 days
Sydney
85 days
327 days
Yarmouth
396 days
61 days
Amherst
692 days
135 days
Kentville
519 days
379 days
Kentville
489 days
549 days
Halifax
385 days
671 days
Halifax
365 days
731 days
Dartmouth
---
386 days
Dartmouth
158 days
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Sydney
172 days
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Dartmouth
---
81 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
104 days
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Halifax
77 days
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Sydney
---
98 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
20 days
15 days
Sydney
20 days
15 days
Antigonish
9 days
26 days
Halifax
34 days
61 days
Yarmouth
65 days
33 days
Halifax
27 days
71 days
Sydney
50 days
55 days
Halifax
31 days
78 days
Amherst
37 days
72 days
Halifax
60 days
71 days
Kentville
223 days
115 days
Halifax
139 days
218 days
Kentville
372 days
83 days
Dartmouth
---
209 days
Dartmouth
28 days
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Sydney
124 days
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Dartmouth
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49 days
Halifax
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Halifax
67 days
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Halifax
60 days
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Sydney
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32 days
Dartmouth
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