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%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
231 days
104 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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313 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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531 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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106 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
11 days
88 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
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192 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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334 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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66 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

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

50%

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

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