"The range of dysfunction varies from a reciprocal click of the joint to intermittent locking or "catching" of the joint to a "closed lock" (anterior displacement of the disk without reduction). Similarly the teatment approaches vary depending on the…"
"To help evaluate the health of the TMJ, a complete medical and dental history must be taken, including the recording of any trauma such as accidents, injuries or general anesthetics. Measurement of the dysfunctional muscle activity and abnormal jaw…"
"You are correct, Anterior repositioning splint is indicated for part time use.
Also try to identify & correct Risk factor for the TMD like bruxism, trauma, stress, occlusion and other parafunctionl habit etc."
"dear dr.tarik i follow american technique in orthodontic as i a fellow of IAO my teacher is dr. william buckly which is a student of sr . tweed, kesling, roth . he told me his opinon about extraction as follows ; 1 - cases that have sever crowding…"
"dear dr tarek treatment of childern depend on the patient profile i send you pictures of some distalizer that i do with my cases but their profile ( z angle) tweed reading my opinon your case z angle or E LINE PASS outside the nose tip& all…"
"dear dr tarek you didnot mention your cast analysis for space required this profile is an extraction profile itis a vertical growing sever crowding ,my opinion is to extract 4 bicuspid retract cuspid and flare the incisor since itis vertical i…"
"CVM from your ceph indicate indicate itis in stage 6 and there is no growth spru itis also open bite , cramped tongue , may be tongue thrust dont be angery from me we are here for help each other i have a case like this TREATMENT PLAN1. Maxillary…"
"i do not believe in functional orthopedics as there is a greater relapse tendency and the question of skeletal change is moot. the changes that do occur in functional appliance is more in the nature of dentoalveolar than skeletal and this change is…"
"i think you must not extract from the upper teeth itis already loss 2 premolars and you have cross bite , shift in midline . so you first expand the upper arch by hayrix with bite clearance . 2- after expansion put open coil in the site where…"
"thanks very much dr . Ravi FOR YOUR POST . DR. RAVI from this opinion you dont beleve with damon system (light force )
that can treat sever crowded case without extraction ,even if itis of skeletal base and that system say they can treat some…"
I have a case with anterior disc dislocation with reduction in the left side and the right is normal this diagnosis as report by MRI radiograph , clinical early clicking with opening ,no limitation of openinig , no shift ,but there is a pain to…