TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment Johannesburg

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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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Prices from R 430 - Enquire for a fast quote. Choose from 9 TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment Clinics in Johannesburg with 4 verified patient reviews - find the best one for you.

4.1 / 5  Excellent
from 38 users
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Meraki in Motion Wellness Centre.

28 Rae Frankel Street, Brackenhurst, Alberton, 1449
Rating from 1 Review She is very diligent, proficient, professional and very efficientTheuns, South Africa, 22 Aug 17

I had an appointment with Natasha Soares, a highly qualified Biokinetist and she is brilliant. She is very diligent, proficient, professional and very efficient. She certainly comes highly recommended. She is friendly, energetic, and has a passion for what she is doing, which is vital in her profession. She is a highly qualified Biokinetist, did an extra qualification in deep tissue massage therapy, which I specifically requested. Her deep tissue massage therapy certainly compares one on one with the specialists in this field in China. I am very blessed to have met her. Both my wife and I felt that the energy at this wellness clinic is very calming, relaxing, and positive. It is certainly a wellness clinic and not just a spa with extra medical facilities and services. Highly recommendable. Very good location, easily accessible.

TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dry Needling  
Deep Tissue Massage
Deep Tissue Massage 1  
19 more treatments
4.5 / 5  Excellent
from 40 users
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PhysioMatters

39 Hatfield Avenue, Albemarle Shopping Centre, Albemarle, Germiston, 72 Main Street, Greendot medical centre, Rosettenville, 2196, Johannesburg, 1401
Rating from 1 Review Very happyCoralie, Johannesburg, 26 Mar 15

Very fast response, treatment was good and I am very happy with the results.

TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment up to R 430
TMJ dysfunction is treated by manual therapy techniques, exercise, electrotherapy and warm/cold compress. Includes treating pain post surgical removal of wisdom teeth
Dry Needling up to R 430
Effective and fast acting technique which uses thin acupuncture needles to relieve pain and trigger points/ knots
Myofascial Release up to R 430
Consists of a combination of massage and low load stretch to the connective tissue (fascia) that surrounds muscles, nerves, blood vessels and bone
8 more treatments
4.7 / 5  Outstanding
from 5 users
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Lategan Potgieter Physiotherapy

Waterfall Health Centre, Country Estate Drive, Johannesburg, 2090
Physiotherapy refers to the practice where an evaluation is used to diagnose and treat an injury, to improve a person abilit y to do all daily activities of living. We use our scientific knowledge of the human body to educate patients in an effort to prevent any recurring injuries or chronic pain.Physiotherapy focuses mainly on PAIN, STIFFNESS, INSTABILITY, WEAKNESS and LOSS OF FUNCTION of the muscles, joints and neural structures.I believe in the use of 'hands on' treatment techniques combined with dry needling, taping, exercise and electro therapy modalities to get the best possible result for your recovery.
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Dry Needling  
Deep Tissue Massage  
22 more treatments
3.5 / 5  Good
from 521 users
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Sandton Dental Aesthetics

57, Corner Tana Close and Lingerette Avenue, Sunninghill Gardens, Sandton, 2157
Rating from 2 Reviews The clinic was amazing when it comes to service, efficiency and appearanceLerato, South Africa, 26 May 17

I was fortunate enough to have access to quality staff and practitioners that went out of their way to make the experience of going to see a dentist more comfortable. I was pleasantly surprised at how efficient the staff was and how dedicated they were at making the experience of wisdom tooth extraction less intimidating. The clinic was amazing when it comes to service, efficiency, and appearance. The only problem I had was that the clinic was very expensive. Their prices were quite high including a consultation that went over R800.00

TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Surgical TMJ Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  
3.8 / 5  Very Good
from 318 users
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Dr Veruschka Melissa Jose

Life Fourways Hospital, Cedar Avenue West, Fourways Johannesburg, 2055
FOURWAYS FACIAL & ORAL SURGERY & AESTHETICS We are a specialist practice in Johannesburg, in the upmarket suburb of Fourways. Dr V Jose-Bryant is a fully qualified and accredited, Specialist Maxillo Facial & Oral Surgeon. Please note: NO treatment, assessments or estimates can be undertaken without an initial consultation appointment  and clinically assessing the patient. The practice does not respond to requests for quotes without first examining and assessing the patient.Kindly contact Practice Admin directly to book an initial consultation with Dr Jose-Bryant. We regret that due to SA Law & Liability we can not accept to this practice Foreign nationals who do not possess a SA Residence Permit.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Surgical TMJ Treatment  
3.6 / 5  Very Good
from 315 users
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De Necker Dentistry Melville

Melville View 23, 4th Avenue, Melville, 2092
De Necker Dentistry Melville is a Dentist in Sandton. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dentist Consultation up to R 450
Dental Implants  
7 more treatments
3.2 / 5  Good
from 902 users
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Rosebank Aesthetic Medicine Institute

1 Tana Close, Rosebank
Rosebank Aesthetic Medicine Institute is a Dermatologist in Sandton. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dental Implants  
Laser Teeth Whitening  
9 more treatments
3.1 / 5  Good
from 34 users
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Facial Surgeon

Cnr Nanyuki & Witkoppen Road,, Sunninghill Park, Gauteng, 2157
Facial Surgeon is a Dentist in Midrand. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Dental Implants  
Dental Crowns  
3 more treatments
3.5 / 5  Good
from 337 users
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Dr A J van der Walt Inc.

173 Rivonia Rd, Morningside, Sandton, 2196
Dr A J van der Walt Inc. is a Dentist in Sandton. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  

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3.3 / 5  Good
from 145 users
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Family Dentistry

749 Rubenstein Drive, Moreleta Park, Pretoria, 0044
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment  
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment  
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