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 ?
225 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
380 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
225 days
380 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
128 days
150 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
163 days
225 days
Halifax
129 days
476 days
Halifax
217 days
400 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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109 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
114 days
118 days
Halifax
107 days
171 days
Halifax
177 days
113 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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53 days

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