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 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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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community 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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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

50%

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

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