TMD Clinicians Network

TMJ Dysfunction is a multidisplinary area of medicine and often requires multiple clinicians such as Oral Medicine Physicians, Physiotherapists, Pain management specilialists and Dentists. 

Is it often best starting with non-surgical clinicans in the first instance prior to embarking on any surgery unless there are obvious indications such as an acute closed lock or end stage degenerative joint disease. Often minor problems can be treated non-surgically. 

Here is a list of recommended clinicians whom you may benefit seeing prior to surgical consultation:

Physiotherapists:

Avonhead Physiotherapy

Physical Sense 

About Faces(Auckland)

ActiveHealth(Timaru)

Oral Medicine Physician

Anita Nolan(Medically and Dentally qualified)

 

If you would like to be involved with our network, please contact our office.