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 ?
296 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
559 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
296 days
559 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
135 days
76 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
345 days
367 days
Halifax
287 days
497 days
Halifax
371 days
666 days
Halifax
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140 days
Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
175 days
140 days
Halifax
196 days
331 days
Halifax
236 days
386 days
Halifax
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47 days
Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Sydney
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Sydney
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