TMJ

A Brief Overview of TMJ for Troy, MI

A Brief Overview of TMJ for Troy, MI The Temporomandibular joint is a long and complicated name for a sliding hinge that connects the jawbone and the skull. For convenience, it is popularly known as TMJ. TMJ disorders — a kind of Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) — can result in extreme pain in the jaw joint [...]

Conservative Treatment and Management of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

Conservative Treatment and Management of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Each side of the jaw has a sliding hinge in the name of a temporomandibular joint(TMJ), which connects the lower jawbone with the skull. Issues affecting jaw joints and muscles or fibrous connective tissues associated with jaw movements are known as temporomandibular joint disorders. People with these [...]