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 ?
337 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
353 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
337 days
353 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
215 days
85 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
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Halifax
184 days
319 days
Halifax
256 days
290 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
337 days
476 days
Dartmouth
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Waterford
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Halifax
127 days
130 days
Halifax
211 days
122 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
142 days
200 days
Dartmouth
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