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 ?
300 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
468 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
363 days
197 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
38 days
124 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
359 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
161 days
305 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
372 days
671 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
1703 days
454 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
85 days
327 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
84 days
135 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
113 days
146 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
117 days
34 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
12 days
42 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
168 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
48 days
101 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
135 days
356 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
90 days
255 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
48 days
15 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
45 days
34 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
36 days
43 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
---
197 days
Antigonish
38 days
124 days
Dartmouth
158 days
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Dartmouth
---
359 days
Dartmouth
---
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Dartmouth
---
323 days
Halifax
125 days
268 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
366 days
Halifax
800 days
748 days
Halifax
254 days
573 days
Halifax
104 days
---
Halifax
104 days
655 days
Halifax
140 days
251 days
Kentville
1703 days
551 days
Kentville
292 days
371 days
Sydney
---
---
Sydney
85 days
---
Sydney
49 days
93 days
Sydney
85 days
327 days
Yarmouth
113 days
146 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
---
63 days
Antigonish
12 days
42 days
Dartmouth
28 days
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Dartmouth
---
204 days
Dartmouth
---
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Dartmouth
---
161 days
Halifax
52 days
51 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
---
100 days
Halifax
198 days
152 days
Halifax
126 days
296 days
Halifax
67 days
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Halifax
77 days
418 days
Halifax
31 days
97 days
Kentville
295 days
238 days
Kentville
90 days
264 days
Sydney
---
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Sydney
51 days
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Sydney
18 days
28 days
Sydney
50 days
55 days
Yarmouth
36 days
42 days

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