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 16.6 months. The average case processing time in Tennessee is 541 days.The Tennessee average for winning a disibility hearing is 52%. 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 3/10/2017.

Average statistics
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Avg. Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Chattanooga 14 16.5 months 545 days 1.9 18% 48% 34%
Franklin 10 17.0 months 545 days 1.8 18% 55% 27%
Kingsport 7 17.0 months 522 days 2.4 10% 62% 27%
Knoxville 14 16.0 months 545 days 1.7 17% 52% 31%
Memphis 10 18.0 months 584 days 2.2 23% 46% 31%
Nashville 12 15.0 months 505 days 2.0 18% 49% 33%
All tennessee 16.6 months541 days2.018%52%31%
National Average:17.3 months559 days1.821%45%34%