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 ?
189 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
333 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
68 days
70 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
133 days
116 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
321 days
345 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
164 days
202 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
50 days
93 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
199 days
501 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
53 days
109 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
124 days
216 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
252 days
145 days

50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
16 days
25 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
55 days
41 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
211 days
149 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
55 days
81 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
21 days
24 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
54 days
266 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
22 days
54 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
47 days
77 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
44 days
40 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
252 days
145 days
Antigonish
53 days
109 days
Halifax
143 days
161 days
Sydney
161 days
40 days
Dartmouth
321 days
345 days
Halifax
138 days
254 days
Halifax
173 days
136 days
Kentville
78 days
391 days
Halifax
262 days
397 days
Amherst
133 days
152 days
Halifax
98 days
497 days
Sydney
55 days
62 days
Kentville
124 days
147 days
Sydney
50 days
124 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
45 days
40 days
Antigonish
22 days
53 days
Halifax
68 days
96 days
Sydney
41 days
22 days
Dartmouth
226 days
123 days
Halifax
37 days
61 days
Halifax
89 days
35 days
Kentville
42 days
99 days
Halifax
90 days
151 days
Amherst
124 days
38 days
Halifax
49 days
265 days
Sydney
17 days
24 days
Kentville
50 days
70 days
Sydney
16 days
27 days

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