Gum TMD Therapy, Melbourne FL

Periodontal Disease, TMD, and Myofascial Therapy

Services to treat Gum disease

Periodontal scaling and root planning:

  • usually the First step in the treatment of active bacterial gum disease
  • Removal of Tartar, Plaque and Toxins from Tooth and root Surfaces above and below the Gumline under local anesthesia
  • Non-Surgical

Arestin Antimicrobial Therapy:

  • Treatment active gum disease and periodontal pockets
  • Site Specific antibiotic therapy
  • Enhances results of Scaling and Root planning
  • Non – Surgical

Periodontal Maintainence Therapy:

  • Sustain stabilized Periodontal Health
  • Alternate care with your periodontist
  • Monitor Periodontal progress

TMJ Disorders: Services for disorders of the temporomandibular joints

Diagnosis

  • TMJ Noises: “Clicks and Pops”
  • Limited range of Motion
  • Trauma
  • Car Accidents
  • Headaches
  • Bite Problems
  • Painful and/or Hypersensitive Teeth

Diagnosis Testing

  • Joint Vibration Analysis: Analyze Joint Sounds Accurately
  • Electrognathography: Trace Jaw movements and understand functional capacity
  • TMJ Doppler Auscultation: Ultrasound Diagnosis of the TMJ’s

Treatment:

  • Appropriate treatments to Stabilize and Improve your TMJ function

Myofascial Pain- Headaches: Services for diagnosis and treatment of Myofascial pain and headaches

Diagnosis

  • Headaches
  • Muscular face Pain
  • Trauma
  • Car Accidents
  • Chipping and Breaking of teeth
  • Migration of teeth
  • Loosening teeth
  • Inability to bite equally
  • Painful and/or Hypersensitive Teeth
  • Clicking of Popping of TMJ’s

Diagnostic Testing

  • Surface EMG’s: Non-invasive Electromyography
  1. Digital test
  2. Analyze Muscle function at rest
  3. Analyze muscle strength in function
  4. Analyze Muscle Balance at rest and function
  5. Analyze muscle synergy at rest and in function
  • T-Scan with EMG:
  1. Comprehensive digital test for teeth and muscle functions
  2. Diagnose Myofascial pain and headaches due to bite problems

Treatment:

  • Appropriate treatments to Stabilize and improve your Myofascial pain and function