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Other surgeries

This surgical specialty treats diseases and problems affecting the ears, nose, throat, head and neck.

All ear, nose and throat surgery: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for ear, nose and throat surgery was 202 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 100 202 days unpeered
2011–12 104 171 days unpeered
2010–11 87 197 days unpeered

Myringoplasty: median waiting times

In 2012–13 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.

Myringotomy: median waiting times

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.

Septoplasty: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for septoplasty was 251 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
In 2011–12 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.
In 2010–11 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.
2012–13 10 251 days unpeered
2011–12 9 - unpeered
2010–11 7 - unpeered

In 2010–11 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.

In 2011–12 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.

Tonsillectomy: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for tonsillectomy was 263 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 38 263 days unpeered
2011–12 40 290 days unpeered
2010–11 37 302 days unpeered

All ear, nose and throat surgery: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for ear, nose and throat surgery at this hospital

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 100 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 104 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 87 0.0% unpeered

Myringoplasty: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.

Myringotomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.

Septoplasty: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for septoplasty at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
In 2011–12 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.
In 2010–11 there were too few patients to allow calculation of this indicator.
2012–13 10 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 9 - unpeered
2010–11 7 - unpeered

Tonsillectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for tonsillectomy at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 38 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 40 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 37 0.0% unpeered

Surgery on the eyes is called ophthalmological surgery.

All eye surgery: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for eye surgery was 252 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 145 252 days unpeered
2011–12 148 279 days unpeered
2010–11 147 308 days unpeered

Cataract extraction: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for cataract extraction was 252 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 145 252 days unpeered
2011–12 148 279 days unpeered
2010–11 147 308 days unpeered

All eye surgery: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for eye surgery at this hospital

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 145 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 148 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 147 0.7% unpeered

Cataract extraction: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for cataract extraction at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 145 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 148 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 147 0.7% unpeered

General surgery focuses on the organs of the abdomen (such as the stomach, intestines, gall bladder, liver and pancreas), and includes hernia repair and haemorrhoid removal. General surgeons may also treat diseases of the skin and breast.

All general surgery: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for general surgery was 42 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 67 42 days unpeered
2011–12 80 43 days unpeered
2010–11 81 36 days unpeered

Haemorrhoidectomy: median waiting times

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.

Inguinal herniorrhaphy: median waiting times

In 2012–13, the median waiting time for inguinal herniorrhaphy was 49 days at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Median waiting time Peer group average
2012–13 17 49 days unpeered
2011–12 12 60 days unpeered
2010–11 10 37 days unpeered

All general surgery: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for general surgery at this hospital

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 67 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 80 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 81 0.0% unpeered

Haemorrhoidectomy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.

Inguinal herniorrhaphy: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13, 0.0% of patients waited longer than 365 days for inguinal herniorrhaphy at this hospital.

Year Number of surgeries Patients who waited more than 365 days for surgery Peer group average
2012–13 17 0.0% unpeered
2011–12 12 0.0% unpeered
2010–11 10 0.0% unpeered

Vascular surgery focuses on blood vessels (veins and arteries), except for those in the heart (included in cardio-thoracic surgery) and brain (included in neurosurgery).

Varicose vein ligation and stripping: median waiting times

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.

Varicose vein ligation and stripping: percentage of patients who waited longer than 365 days

In 2012–13 there were no patients who had this surgery.