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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.

Why do tourists visit Malta?

Malta is a sunny Mediterranean country with a rich history and culture. The Knights of Malta built hospitals and churches in Malta and many of these buildings are beautifully preserved. The Saint John's Cathedral in the country’s capital Valletta is one of the most elaborately decorated churches in the world. Malta has its own local cuisine and restaurants serving international fare. The climate in Malta is mild throughout the year. Malta is well-known for performing arts and hosts arts festivals, music festivals and ballet performances.  Malta has large shopping malls and small stores selling souvenirs and local Maltese arts and crafts. Accommodation options include luxury hotels, budget hotels, villas, farm stays, bed and breakfasts and apartments.   

Why do International patients visit Malta?

Malta has a history of offering high quality medical services for patients. The Knights of Malta also called the Knights Hospitaller established hospitals in Jerusalem and other parts of Europe, including Malta, to care for the sick and ailing. Today, Malta has well-equipped hospitals and private clinics that offer high quality healthcare services at affordable prices for overseas patients. All staff and doctors speak at Maltese hospitals and clinics English.     

Does Malta have international airports?

All Maltese islands are served by the Malta International Airport.

What are the visa requirements for patients travelling for medical treatments to Malta?

There is no specific visa for patients travelling for medical treatments to Malta. Patients can get short stay visas to travel for treatments to Malta. Details on how to obtain a short stay visa to Malta are available at the website:  https://identitymalta.com/visa-types-validity/

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Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology Clinics - Dental Clinic in MaltaFeatured

Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology Clinics

2778 1157 Head Office 1/3 Marina Court, Giuseppe Cali Street, Ta' Xbiex, 1421
4.8 from 263 verified reviews
Done within a few days all very efficiently as everything is done in the clinicDorothy, UK, 20 09 19

Great service very nice modern clinic with very friendly staff. Had my treatment while on holiday and was done within a few days all very efficiently as everything is done in the clinic. Dr Jean-Paul and Dr Rhys top class service.

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Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology - Valetta

Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology - Valetta

2778 1290 26/6 Merchants Street, Valetta
Drs Demajo The Dental Spa and Lab

Drs Demajo The Dental Spa and Lab

2778 1860 1/1 Marina Court, G. Cali Street, Ta' Xb
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
9.6 Outstanding
from 112 users
Prodent Care Dental&Centre for Dental Implantology - ProDent

Prodent Care Dental&Centre for Dental Implantology

164, Triq in-Naxxar, San Gwann, SGN 9030
4.9 from 5 verified reviews
She is great with kids and the clinic is state of the artJoseph, Malta, 31 01 20

Dr Lara is a wonderful dentist. She is great with kids and the clinic is state of the art. Impeccable service. Totally recommend.

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7.6 Very Good
from 15 users
Xarolla Dental Clinic - Dental Clinic in Malta

Xarolla Dental Clinic

164, Triq Matteolo Saliba, Zurrieq, ZRQ 2021
We are a young group dental practice whose aim is to provide quality dental services in a relaxing environment using the latest technology. Dr Ethel Vento Zahra BChD(Melit.), MSc(Melit.) Dr Yvette Zahra BChD(Melit.) Dr Michael Brincat BChD(Melit.), MSc Oral Implantology (Frankfurt) Dr Maria Magri BChD(Melit.) Dr Roberta Curmi MDS Dr Robert Galea MDS
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  
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7.3 Very Good
from 127 users
Regional Dental Centre - Dental Clinic in Malta

Regional Dental Centre

Swieqi Road, Swieqi, SWQ 3410
5.0 from 3 verified reviews
Great clinic and great teamSofia, Malta, 17 08 14

Wonderful painless treatment that went much further than expectations. Had four implants placed and feel much more confident smiling. Great clinic and great team.

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