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 ?
205 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
321 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore 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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313 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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531 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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106 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
231 days
104 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore 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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192 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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334 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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66 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
11 days
88 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
382 days
258 days
Dartmouth
110 days
321 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
353 days
164 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
91 days
321 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
81 days
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Halifax
102 days
558 days
Kentville
97 days
400 days
Kentville
146 days
355 days
Sydney
409 days
187 days
Sydney
41 days
143 days
Sydney
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429 days
Sydney
341 days
188 days
Yarmouth
94 days
167 days

50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Amherst
82 days
90 days
Dartmouth
34 days
164 days
Dartmouth
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Dartmouth
327 days
125 days
Dartmouth
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Halifax
44 days
111 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Halifax
26 days
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Halifax
61 days
125 days
Kentville
67 days
259 days
Kentville
54 days
246 days
Sydney
67 days
88 days
Sydney
14 days
74 days
Sydney
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47 days
Sydney
177 days
113 days
Yarmouth
56 days
71 days

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