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 ?
251 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
358 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
251 days
342 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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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)
186 days
155 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
184 days
267 days
Halifax
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Halifax
249 days
358 days
Halifax
213 days
505 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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50%

Surgeonsort descending Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
105 days
116 days
Halifax
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Halifax
201 days
127 days
Halifax
113 days
173 days
Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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New Waterford
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