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 ?
525 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
245 days
525 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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)
155 days
141 days
Kentville
Valley Regional 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
171 days
294 days
Halifax
337 days
285 days
Halifax
223 days
429 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
151 days
81 days
Halifax
227 days
160 days
Halifax
194 days
200 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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