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 ?
198 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
382 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
198 days
384 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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)
171 days
106 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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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
New Waterford
55 days
109 days
Halifax
204 days
218 days
Halifax
120 days
312 days
Halifax
194 days
394 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
47 days
53 days
Halifax
86 days
154 days
Halifax
148 days
110 days
Halifax
163 days
149 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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