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What Causes TMJ?

February 23, 2016

Filed under: TMJ Therapy — Tags: , — drgrivas @ 9:17 pm

TMJTMJ is a disorder that occurs in the temporomandibular joint, which is the hinge joint that connects your jaw to the temporal bone of the skull on each side of the ear. TMJ is a temporomandibular disorder (TMD) that can result in pain and discomfort. There are multiple causes of the disorder, such as injuries, arthritis, and certain stress factors to the joint. Thankfully, with treatment the pain and discomfort of a TMJ disorder can be resolved.

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