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, surgery is done. These include
arthrocentesis, arthroscopy, open joint surgery.