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Can Invisalign Fix TMJ Disorder?

May 22, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — lebanonnh @ 2:38 pm
Happy woman holding aligner, fixing TMJ with Invisalign in Lebanon

Do you suffer from frequent jaw pain? It is possible that you have temporomandibular joint disorder, which is often referred to as TMD or TMJ (TMJ is an abbreviation for the joint itself, but many people use it interchangeably with TMD). This condition afflicts the joint that connects the lower jaw to the rest of the skull. While the best treatment for TMD depends on various factors, in some cases, fixing TMJ with Invisalign is possible. In this blog post, we will talk more about how orthodontic treatment may alleviate or even get rid of TMJ problems.

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