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.

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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
368 days
435 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
178 days
312 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
171 days
281 days
Halifax
229 days
554 days
Halifax
274 days
526 days
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
144 days
92 days
Halifax
237 days
206 days
Halifax
195 days
321 days
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