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Whom should I see for TMJ?

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Dr. Shailja Puri

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Posted on Tue, 12 Feb 2013 in TMJ
Question: is it better to consult an M.D. or dentist for tmj? how much cost for treatment? low cost health insurance for college student
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Answered by Dr. Shailja Puri 2 hours later
Hello and welcome to Health Care Magic

TMJ (Temporomandibular joint) problems are better dealt by a dentist.
So, it is advisable to consult a dentist. On first examination it will be decided by the dentist in which specialty you need to be referred.
Cost of the treatment depends on the problem and management done for it.

If you have more queries, I will be glad to answer.
Dr Shailja P Wahal

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