Intensity of problem will guide the treatment required as many options are available. Initially,
home remedies like warm & cold packs, soft diet, avoidance of excessive mouth opening,
good posture, relaxation to reduce stress are recommended. Along with these medications
like painkillers, muscle relaxants and night guards can be given.
In severe cases or when not responsive to above treatments, other treatments like
arthrocentesis, arthroscopy, open joint surgery can be done.
The TMD Clinic at SSCDS Dental Hospital is an exclusive department meant only for TMJ
disorders with experienced doctors, facilities like CBCT scanning, T-scanning, TENS therapy
etc. and available at minimal costs.