Neuromuscular dentistry is a field of dentistry deals with the entire system that controls the function and positioning of the jaw and neck. By this procedure a neuromuscular dentist can reduce the stress on the muscles that is connected to the hard tissue of the jaw.
By using the modern techniques and instruments a neuromuscular dentist can align the jaw, symptoms of TMD caused by misalignment of teeth, temporomandibular joint, nerves and muscles and TMJ symptoms. The common symptoms of these misalignments and dysfunction include:
Shoulder , neck and back pain
Popping sound in the jaw joints
Clenching of teeth and jaw
Numbness of the arms and fingers
A dentist who is trained in Neuromuscular Dentistry knows the relationship of nervous system, joints, the bite, muscles and all the biomechanics related to the proper functioning of the jaw.
The following are some of seeing a Neuromuscular dentistry:
Dental Restoration done by a neuromuscular dentist is long lasting because of the effective corrections they make during the procedure
The depth in knowledge of head and neck helps them to treat the patients effectively and give them relief from pain and discomfort
They can evaluate and treat the anatomy and physiology of neck and head as a whole
A neuromuscular dentist's way of treatment deals with the tissues and nerves, that offers curing of the problems from the roots
A neuromuscular dentist have the necessary technology to diagnose and treat the problems
Unlike other dentistry that deal with the outlook and beauty of the teeth, NMD concentrates the overall health of the teeth
NMD works to strengthen the tissues and thus increases the grip of the teeth in the gums