Tennessee ODAR Offices

The Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) conducts Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings in 6 different offices in Tennessee. Currently, in Tennessee, the average wait time for a SSI or SSD hearing is 16.3 months. The average case processing time in Tennessee is 511 days.The Tennessee average for winning a disibility hearing is 50%. Click on one of the cities below to see detailed information about the hearing office and the administrative law judges (ALJ) that work there. This information for ODAR offices located in Tennessee was last updated on 7/8/2016.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Chattanooga 13 18.0 months 574 days 2.0 17% 50% 33%
Franklin 10 16.0 months 516 days 2.0 15% 53% 32%
Kingsport 7 16.0 months 442 days 2.4 12% 59% 28%
Knoxville 15 17.0 months 556 days 1.8 17% 47% 35%
Memphis 11 16.0 months 500 days 2.1 23% 45% 32%
Nashville 11 15.0 months 478 days 2.0 17% 48% 35%
All tennessee 16.3 months511 days2.117%50%33%
National Average:16.5 months517 days1.920%44%36%