TMJ Disorders (Temporomandibular Joint)

The Temporomandibular Joint is the small joint located in front of your ear where the skull and lower jaw meet. This joint permits the lower jaw to function and move. The range of treatment ranges from conservative treatment to a complex medical surgery. Depending on the patient's diagnosis treatment would include; a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory for pain and muscle relaxation. Other treatment may include a bite splint therapy and/or stress management therapy.

AIOFS. How can we help you?

Associates In Oral and Facial Surgery has offices in Palm Harbor and New Port Richey Florida and provides the following services: Wisdom Teeth Extraction, Dental Implants, Bone Grafts, Ridge Augmentation, Sinus Lifts, Jaw Surgery, Facial Trauma Repair, Dentures / Partials, Oral Pathology, TMJ Disorder Consultation and Surgery, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Consultation and Surgery, Cleft Lip and Palate Consultation and Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Reconstruction, I-Cat 3D Scanning, General Anesthesia, Conscious Sedation, Reconstructive Jaw Surgery, Frenectomy, and Expose and Bond Procedures.


palm harbor office
(727) 786-9600
new port richey office
(727) 849-8100
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