Who should I see for my TMJ problems?

One of the major causes of TMJ problems is the teeth and the related muscles. A dentist who is well trained in the area of TMJ is the best place to start as well as other professionals who have TMJ experience . Treatment based on evidence is always better than belief....

How is TMJ Disorder treated?

TMJ problems can originate from the teeth, the TM Joint itself, from the jaw muscles, or from other aggravating factors such as trauma, both physical and mental. Most TMJ problems are a combination of many causes. Different causes result in different symptoms. The...

How many TMJ disorders exist?

Current literatures contain a wide array of confusing definitions for terms such as CFP, CFD, MFP, MPD, CMD, CMP, CMDS, TMD, TMJ, TMJD, OFD, OFP, MMD, AFP and many others. Terms used are depending on who is using the term. Each term means something to some one but...

What are the symptoms of TMJ?

TMJ problems involve more than a single factor. There are numerous causes for TMJ problems. TMJ problems can originate from the teeth, the TM Joint itself, from the jaw muscles, or from other aggravating factors, such as  trauma, both physical and mental. Most TMJ...