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 ?
237 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
434 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
237 days
541 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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)
135 days
40 days
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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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
345 days
370 days
Halifax
287 days
547 days
Halifax
371 days
653 days
Halifax
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140 days
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
140 days
136 days
Halifax
207 days
186 days
Halifax
230 days
278 days
Halifax
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32 days
Kentville
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Sydney
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Sydney
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21 days

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