Tonsillectomy and/or Adenoidectomy (Adult)

Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. These surgical procedures remove the tonsils or adenoids.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
244 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
93 days
855 days
Kentville
97 days
400 days
Bridgewater
102 days
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Yarmouth
117 days
246 days
Sydney
272 days
188 days
Sydney
344 days
187 days
Kentville
405 days
410 days
Amherst
596 days
258 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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143 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort descending Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
35 days
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Sydney
50 days
91 days
Halifax
59 days
313 days
Kentville
60 days
326 days
Kentville
64 days
283 days
Yarmouth
74 days
96 days
Amherst
87 days
97 days
Sydney
111 days
112 days
Halifax
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Dartmouth
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137 days

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