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 ?
272 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
353 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
272 days
342 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
206 days
131 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
184 days
319 days
Halifax
251 days
353 days
Halifax
218 days
476 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
124 days
131 days
Halifax
114 days
173 days
Halifax
204 days
122 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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