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 ?
265 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
407 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
77 days
63 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
77 days
88 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
238 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
86 days
87 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
101 days
180 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
376 days
1079 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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---
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
44 days
106 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
344 days
293 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
915 days
68 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
11 days
26 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
36 days
36 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
---
41 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
21 days
27 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
36 days
52 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
139 days
322 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
19 days
57 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
190 days
118 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
120 days
27 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
941 days
68 days
Dartmouth
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Antigonish
44 days
106 days
Halifax
95 days
128 days
Dartmouth
---
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Sydney
77 days
57 days
Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
93 days
172 days
Halifax
101 days
107 days
Kentville
317 days
324 days
Halifax
354 days
950 days
Amherst
77 days
88 days
Halifax
376 days
1055 days
Kentville
414 days
187 days
Dartmouth
---
---
Sydney
---
70 days
Glace Bay
85 days
77 days
Halifax
---
587 days
Halifax
---
---
Halifax
---
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
120 days
27 days
Dartmouth
---
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Antigonish
20 days
57 days
Halifax
35 days
59 days
Dartmouth
---
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Sydney
20 days
32 days
Dartmouth
---
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Halifax
34 days
46 days
Halifax
41 days
30 days
Kentville
217 days
128 days
Halifax
65 days
97 days
Amherst
36 days
36 days
Halifax
205 days
318 days
Kentville
176 days
108 days
Dartmouth
---
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Sydney
---
22 days
Glace Bay
13 days
27 days
Halifax
---
417 days
Halifax
---
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Halifax
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