TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment Tyne And Wear

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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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4.8 / 5  Outstanding
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Shiremoor Dental Practice

1 Lesbury Avenue, Shiremoor, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE27 0NL
Rating from 1 Review Very professional and friendly team. Definitely recommendedJames, UK, 08 Sep 18

Fixed braces for upper and lower jaw. Excellent service. Very professional and friendly team. Definitely recommended.

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3.9 / 5  Very Good
from 141 users
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Sunniside Dental Practice

10 Sun Street, Sunniside, Gateshead, NE16 5LR
Sunniside Dental Practice is a Dentist in Sunniside. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
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1 other location in Tyne and Wear for Sunniside Dental Practice .

Bensham Dental Practice

24 Saltwell Rd, Bensham, Gateshead
3.6 / 5  Very Good
from 44 users
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Flagg Court Dental Practice

Flagg Court Primary Care Centre, South Shields, NE33 2LX
This dental clinic offers a wide range of services to help patients achieve and maintain long term dental and oral health and beautiful smiles. The clinic is one of the clinics run by the IDH group of clinics renowned for the high quality services provided at all their clinics. Patients of all ages are welcomed by the family oriented team. Services available at the clinic include examinations and the services of a hygienist, NHS dentistry, children’s dentistry, general dental care, treatments for TMJ disorders and fitting dentures or implant dentistry to replace missing teeth.
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1 other location in Tyne and Wear for My Dentist.

Wallsend Dental Practice

16-18 Laburnum Avenue Wallsend, Newcastl
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Keith Postlethwaite Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Newcastle Nuffield Hospital, Clayton Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 1TL
This is a specialist practice of 18 dentists who have experience in implants for several years. Sraumann implants are used at the clinic. The initial consultation is with a specialist oral surgeon and an implant specialist dental surgeon. They provide continuing dental care and a complete oral rehabilitation if required. Missing teeth are replaced with implants. Implants are also fitted to provide anchors for dentures. The clinic is attached to the Newcastle Nuffield Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne.
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4.1 / 5  Excellent
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Wallsend Dental Practice

16-18 Laburnum Avenue Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE28 8HQ
This dental clinic offers a wide range of services to help patients achieve and maintain long term dental and oral health and beautiful smiles. The clinic is one of the clinics run by the IDH group of clinics renowned for the high quality services provided at all their clinics. Patients of all ages are welcomed by the family oriented team. Services available at the clinic include examinations and the services of a hygienist, NHS dentistry, children’s dentistry, general dental care, treatments for TMJ disorders and fitting dentures or implant dentistry to replace missing teeth.
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4.2 / 5  Excellent
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Bensham Dental Practice

24 Saltwell Rd, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 4XE
Bensham Dental Practice is a Dentist in Gateshead. To contact them for additional information simply fill out the contact form.
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TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment clinics within 50km of Tyne and Wear:

4.5 / 5  Excellent
from 43 users
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Queensway Dental Clinic - Ferryhill

2 Durham Road, Ferryhill, DL17 8LG
Rating from 1 Review ComfortableChris, UK, 03 Feb 17

Excellent staff, removed a wisdom tooth after a referal from my own dentist. Again lovely caring staff that make you feel as comfortable as possible in the circumstances.

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1 other location in Tyne and Wear for Queensway Dental Clinic - Billingham.

Queensway Dental Clinic - Billingham

170 Queensway, Billingham
4.3 / 5  Excellent
from 174 users
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Zaranko Dental Practice

19D Manor Way, Belasis Hall Technology Park, Billingham, TS23 4HN
Full services for all groups available privately. Emergency out of hours service available.
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