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 Facilitysort descending Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
251 days
342 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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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
186 days
155 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
267 days
Halifax
249 days
358 days
Bridgewater
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Halifax
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Halifax
213 days
505 days
Dartmouth
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50%

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