TMJ/Neuromuscular Dentistry

Dr.Mageshwari(Director - Butterfly Dental Care ) is one of the few dentists in tamilnadu trained in Neuromuscular Dentistry (NMD). Learn the facts about neuromuscular dentistry and how it might be able to help you cure your headache pain and TMJ.

About Neuromuscular Dentistry

Neuromuscular dentistry considers the nerves, muscles and the correct positioning of the jaw. Your teeth, joints, muscles and nerves all work together in the proper alignment and functioning of the jaw. When any part of this equation is overlooked painful conditions such as TMJ disorders and serious dental problems can develop.


The most life-changing effect of neuromuscular dentistry is its ability to prevent, diagnose and treat TMJ/TMD (TM Joint syndrome / Disorder). TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, or jaw joint, one of which is located on each side of the head.

TMJ/TMD Symptoms Include

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