Temperomandibular Joint Surgery (TMJ)

Service/Procedure Summary

This surgery repairs the temporomandibular joint, which connects the lower jaw to the part of the skull immediately in front of the ear. Pain in this area is often called "TMJ", which is the name of the joint.

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

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
254 days
539 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
183 days
147 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
344 days
370 days
Halifax
287 days
539 days
Halifax
371 days
643 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Sydney
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312 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
160 days
95 days
Halifax
211 days
91 days
Halifax
221 days
232 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Sydney
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Sydney
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21 days

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