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Braceline Centre
Braceline Centre
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over 2 years ago

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) treatments available

The temporomandibular joint also known as the TMJ is like a sliding hinge that connects your jawbone to your skull on each side of your jaw. Temporomandibular joint disorders can cause pain in your jaw joint and in the muscles the surrounding muscles that control jaw movement.

Causes of pain can be from genetics, arthritis, jaw injury. Some signs of Temporomandibular joint disorder are:

  • Pain around your jaw, ear and temple
  • The sound of clicking, popping or grinding when you move your jaw
  • Headaches to the side of your head
  • Difficulty opening your mouth wide
  • Your jaw locking when you open your mouth
  • Pain when chewing food
  • Difficulty sleeping from jaw pain

The Braceline Centre has a range of treatments for Temporomandibular joint disorders including medication, therapies and surgery if required. Talk to them today if you're experiencing pain in your jaw area.

183 Kasangula Road, Roma, Lusaka
+260 211 290040, +260 950 065556
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) treatments available
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Established in 2015, Braceline Centre offers specialised treatment in orthodontics and oral surgical services from their purpose-built premises in Roma, Lusaka. This clinic offers damon braces, incognito braces, clear braces, self-ligating braces, invisalign braces, retainers, jaw surgery, temporal anchorage devices and laser orthodontic treatment. The team at Braceline Centre is highly skilled and pride themselves on the ability to offer an excellent, personalised and friendly service.