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Dear Sir, I am suffering from TMJ dysfunction from last 2Months, The main problem is that I am feeling clicking during my mouth opening and closing. For that problem I had also consult with one Maxillofacial /orthodontist and they had done Occlusion treatment and now they are asking for Splint for 6-8Months. But after my Occlusion treatment I am feeling Muscle tension Headache and minor pain in my TMJ side. (Note:- My first doctor (Mr. Manish Sharma) referred me to another doctor (Varun) for Occlusion treatment) Please suggest whether should I go with splint or not because doctor is not sure for 100% improvement in my TMJ problem. I am taking below medicine during my treatment:- 1). Rejoint 2). Mahagesic MR-4mg.

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Dear Sir,
I am suffering from TMJ dysfunction from last 2...
It is always good to avoid surgical treatment. go with splint
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Dear Sir,
I am suffering from TMJ dysfunction from last 2...
You must go to splint procedure (it is a simple procedure) and not take any pressure.
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Dear Sir,
I am suffering from TMJ dysfunction from last 2...
Splint is usually use to diagnose the tmj dysfunction. So many times splint helps to reduce tmj pain.
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