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 ?
244 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
319 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
244 days
319 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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)
148 days
117 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General 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
163 days
225 days
Halifax
238 days
394 days
Halifax
156 days
476 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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95 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
114 days
115 days
Halifax
112 days
178 days
Halifax
186 days
111 days
Halifax
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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59 days

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