Despite recent press advocating Botox as the next cure for TMD/TMJ problems, my clinical experience using Botox over the last 5-10 years suggests that it represents another supportive treatment at best and may not live up to the hype over the long-term. To start the discussion let's focus on who is even a candidate for Botox, a chemical agent that can be used to partially … [Read more...] about Botox for TMJ – Does It Work?
TMJ treatment options
Recently as I flipped through a running magazine I came across an article that discussed the process of getting better following a leg injury. After reading this article I reflected for a moment on the current state of thinking within the dental profession as it relates to TMJ treatment options and the process of getting better following the emergence of symptoms in the TM … [Read more...] about TMJ Symptoms: Is Technology Necessary To Feel Better?