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 ?
537 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
381 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
537 days
302 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
94 days
109 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
392 days
300 days
Halifax
509 days
263 days
Halifax
299 days
185 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Communitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
177 days
112 days
Halifax
237 days
143 days
Halifax
182 days
73 days
Sydney
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Sydney
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