Tonsillectomy and/or Adenoidectomy (Pediatric)

Service/Procedure Summary

Pediatric patients are under 16 years old. These surgical procedures remove the tonsils or adenoids.

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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
50 days
314 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
145 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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197 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
27 days
87 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
126 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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118 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
74 days
199 days
Halifax
61 days
301 days
Sydney
250 days
197 days
Halifax
82 days
393 days
Halifax
116 days
360 days
Kentville
276 days
356 days
Kentville
251 days
391 days
Sydney
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121 days
Yarmouth
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Antigonish
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Sydney
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Amherst
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473 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
32 days
43 days
Halifax
30 days
130 days
Halifax
35 days
164 days
Kentville
118 days
133 days
Halifax
34 days
242 days
Sydney
172 days
106 days
Kentville
145 days
287 days
Sydney
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77 days
Yarmouth
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Antigonish
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Sydney
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Amherst
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207 days

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