TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment Rio De Janeiro

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What is TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment?

The temporomandibular joint is the joint that connects the jaw to the skull. There are two temporomandibular joints on either side of the face.

What is the function of the temporomandibular joint?

The temporomandibular joint helps the jaws to move.

What are the disorders that affect the Temporomandibular Joint?

Temporomandibular Joint disorders include headaches, pain while opening and closing the mouth, difficulty is opening the mouth, the jaws getting stuck, problems in biting and fitting the two jaws together and jaw pain or tenderness.  

How are Temporomandibular Joint disorders treated?

Temporomandibular joints are treated by prescribing pain killers, anti-inflammatory medications or anti-depressants. Dentists also fit mouth guards or oral splints to treat temporomandibular disorders. Ultrasound treatments and placing heat and ice packs are also recommended.  Minimally invasive procedures to remove fluid or other debris are performed. Steroids or neuromuscular relaxant injections are administered to treat disorders. Surgical procedures are performed if the disorder is not resolved using other procedures. Alternative healthcare therapies like acupuncture, yoga and meditation, and chiropractic care are also effective in treating TMJ disorders.    

What care is required to prevent Temporomandibular Joint disorders?

Patients should not bite hard objects like pencils. They should not eat hard or chewy food products. They should relax and learn stress management. They should maintain correct posture. They should massage their jaw and temples. Patients should get a good night’s sleep. They should get a mouth guard fitted to prevent jaw clenching during sleep.

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WhatClinic ServiceScore™
10 Outstanding
from 63 users
Prof. Dr. Rowan Vilar - Ortodontia & Estética - Dr. RowanFeatured

Prof. Dr. Rowan Vilar - Ortodontia & Estética

Avenida Afrânio de Melo Franco, 141, Sala 207, Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, 22430060
5.0 from 5 verified reviews
A very clean clinic with a very high standardPer, Denmark, 07 10 18

Very professional and trustworthy service. Rowan is a very pleasant individual with impeccable English. A very clean clinic with a very high standard!

TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Consulta odontológica / Dentist Consultation R$ 300 - R$ 500
Implantes dentários / Dental Implants R$ 2000 - R$ 6000
46 more treatments
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
9.5 Outstanding
from 29 users
Gustavo Bastos - Ortodontia e Estética - Dental Clinic in Brazil

Gustavo Bastos - Ortodontia e Estética

Rua Visconde de Pirajá 407 / 706, Rio de Janeiro, 22041003
5.0 from 1 verified review
I found him to be professional and I appreciated that he spoke English wellAnna, Brazil, 04 10 19

Dr Gustavo was very responsive to my questions and needs. I found him to be professional and I appreciated that he spoke English well.

TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  
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Espaco Clinico Marista - Dental Clinic in Brazil

Espaco Clinico Marista

Rua Dalcidio Jurandir, nº 255, Edf.Island Personal Offices, Sala 144, Rio de Janeiro, 22631250
For more information about Espaco Clinico Marista in Rio De Janeiro please contact the clinic.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dentist Consultation  
Dental Implants  
25 more treatments
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Tip Odontologia - Dental Clinic in Brazil

Tip Odontologia

Av. das Américas 500, Bloco: 02 - Sala: 203, Rio de Janeiro, 22640100
For more information about Tip Odontologia in Rio De Janeiro please contact the clinic.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Surgical TMJ Treatment  
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
7.1 Very Good
from 1 user
Odontologia Speciali - Dental Clinic in Brazil

Odontologia Speciali

Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, nº 1052 / 701 - Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, 22060002
CLÍNICA GERAL - ORTODONTIA - IMPLANTES DENTÁRIOS - ESTÉTICA - DESORDENS NA ATM - CLAREAMENTO - TRATAMENTO DE CANAL General practice,  Orthodontics, Dental Implants, Esthetics, TMJ Disorders, Whitening, Root canal treatmentScheduling by Whatsapp
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dentist Consultation  
Dental Implants  
10 more treatments
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
6.1 Good
from 1 user
Clínica Odonto Cunsullte Odontologia - Unid.Leblon - Dental Clinic in Brazil

Clínica Odonto Cunsullte Odontologia - Unid.Leblon

Av. Ataulfo de Paiva, 1079, Sala 1006, Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, 22440034
For more information about Clínica Odonto Cunsullte Odontologia - Unid.Leblon in Rio De Janeiro please contact the clinic.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  
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Clínica Odonto Cunsullte Odontologia - Unid.Centro

Clínica Odonto Cunsullte Odontologia - Unid.Centro

Rua do Rosário, 151, Grupo 603/604 - Cen
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