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 ?
238 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
233 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
43 days
61 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
63 days
168 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
171 days
76 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
237 days
99 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
242 days
253 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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69 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
99 days
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
30 days
22 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
26 days
34 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
116 days
27 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
37 days
139 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
203 days
160 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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41 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
42 days
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
32 days
119 days
Antigonish
43 days
125 days
Yarmouth
104 days
166 days
Sydney
175 days
121 days
Kentville
228 days
118 days
Sydney
278 days
106 days
Halifax
222 days
187 days
Halifax
222 days
232 days
Halifax
207 days
261 days
Kentville
337 days
168 days
North Sydney
26 days
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Amherst
247 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
20 days
42 days
Antigonish
27 days
83 days
Yarmouth
42 days
99 days
Sydney
93 days
73 days
Sydney
144 days
36 days
Kentville
81 days
102 days
Kentville
127 days
67 days
Halifax
142 days
102 days
Halifax
167 days
148 days
Halifax
162 days
180 days
North Sydney
11 days
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Dartmouth
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Amherst
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Amherst
71 days
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