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 ?
176 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
231 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
176 days
231 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional 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)
129 days
98 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional 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
152 days
169 days
Halifax
202 days
180 days
Halifax
143 days
265 days
Halifax
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69 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
118 days
107 days
Halifax
110 days
118 days
Halifax
121 days
164 days
Halifax
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39 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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Bridgewater
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New Waterford
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