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 ?
217 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
361 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
218 days
319 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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)
158 days
130 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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
168 days
251 days
Halifax
238 days
384 days
Halifax
198 days
505 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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95 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
114 days
124 days
Halifax
113 days
169 days
Halifax
187 days
123 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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55 days

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