TMJ Pathologies treatments
Discomfort when moving your mouth?
The TMJ is the joint which makes it possible to open and close the mouth. It is the joint where the jaw articulates with the temporal bone of the skull allowing chewing, swallowing, speaking...
It is estimated that nearly 50% of the population has some functional alteration of the masticatory system, but they are not aware of it.
Those alterations can be the origin of very diverse discomforts, being the most frequent: referred pain in the ear, neck, back, jaw; limitation when opening and /or closing the mouth; Noise or clicking in the area of ??TMJ temporomandibular joints (next to the ear), headaches (usually in the lateral areas).
Remedy the pain
Therefore, if you have any of those anomalies you should visit a specialist dentist at the Policlínica Dental Bahillo for remedying the pain.
Among the procedures we perform in our clinic we can highlight:
- Examination of the joint using a 3D radiography
- Customized study
- Creation of a discharge splint for people suffering from bruxism
We collaborate with
Project co-financed by
Financed Project – EXPTE. IG174.2014.1.232