Jaw Disorders Are Common, But Care Is Fragmented and Evidence-Based Approaches Are Needed, Says New Report

Though significantly less invasive and additional evidence-primarily based strategies are offered for temporomandibular conditions (TMDs) – a established of thirty conditions that induce soreness or malfunction in the jaw joint and muscle tissue of the jaw – some dentists carry on to rely on aggressive or highly-priced processes as a first-line treatment, states a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.