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TMJ Treatment in Dubai (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction)

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Why choose THE CLINIC SKIN111?

    First healthcare provider in DIFC - Est. 2009. Free consultation with highly qualified, experienced Multi-disciplinary/multilingual and multicultural Doctors. Voted in the Top 6 Aesthetic clinics in the GCC (Pro beauty awards) and Best Aesthetics Clinic in Dubai (MEA Business Awards 2023). Best IV Provider in UAE (MEA Business Awards; 2022 and 2023). Full turn key solutions for IV Therapy, wellness, aesthetics, Dental, weight loss, Home Care and lab tests. Using only genuine and high-quality products, DHA / MOH approved, scientifically proven to be safe and effective. Offering the best prices for the quality of service and product. Free payment plan (0% Interest). Located in Gate Village 07 - DIFC, opposite of Empower. Free Valet parking at the clinic door, open every day 9am – 10pm. 40% discount with SKIN111 loyalty card.

What is TMJ disorder?

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, or TMJ Disorder, affects the muscles that regulate mouth movement and the jaw joint.. Symptoms of this condition include jaw pain, headaches, and trouble opening and closing the mouth.. Our advanced dental clinic facility offers a variety of temporomandibular joint dysfunction treatments to help you find relief and improve your quality of life.

Signs of TMJ disorder

Common indicators that you may be suffering from TMJ Disorder include:

Persistent jaw pain or tenderness

Frequent headaches or earaches

Difficulty or discomfort while chewing

A clicking or popping sound when opening or closing the mouth

Suppose you're experiencing any of these symptoms. In that case, seeking TMJ treatment near you for accurate diagnosis and effective management is crucial.

TMJ treatment procedure

TMJ Disorder treatment typically involves multiple steps:

1. Diagnosis: A comprehensive evaluation including imaging studies like X-rays.

2. Treatment Planning: Customized treatment strategies based on your specific symptoms.

3. Implementation: Carrying out the agreed-upon temporomandibular joint Dysfunction therapies.


Anti-inflammatory medicines or muscle relaxants to relieve pain and improve joint function.

Physical therapy

Exercises and techniques to strengthen jaw muscles and improve joint movement.

Surgical options

For severe cases, surgical intervention like arthroscopy may be considered.

Types of TMJ treatment

Conservative treatments

These include over-the-counter medications, heat/cold therapy, and dietary changes.

Non-invasive therapies

This category covers treatments like orthotic devices, worn over the teeth to relieve pressure on the jaw joint.

Surgical procedures

When other treatments fail, surgical options like joint replacement may be explored.

Managing Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

Managing TMJ disorders goes beyond clinical treatment. In TMJ syndrome treatments, lifestyle changes, stress management techniques, and diet modification are essential.

Orthodontists and TMJ specialists in Dubai, UAE

Our team of highly qualified orthodontists and TMJ specialists in Dubai are well-equipped to diagnose and treat a wide range of temporomandibular joint disorders. Utilizing state-of-the-art technology, we are committed to providing effective TMJ Disorder treatment tailored to each patient's needs.

TMJ treatment FAQs:

Is TMJ treatment painful?

Most TMJ treatments are designed to relieve pain and are generally not painful. Some discomfort may occur depending on the type of treatment.

How long does TMJ treatment take to show results?

The duration for visible results varies, depending on the severity of the condition and the type of TMJ treatment.

Can TMJ disorders lead to other health issues?

Untreated TMJ disorders can lead to chronic pain conditions, sleep disturbances, and even difficulties with eating.

Our Doctors


Dr. Nagender Chauhan BDS MDS

Specialist Prosthodontist, Cosmetic Dentist and Implantologist

Dr. Nagender Chauhan BDS MDS

Dr. Nagender is a highly experienced Prothodontist with nearly 2 decades of experience. He specialises in fixed and maxillofacial Prosthodontics, oral implantology, and advanced aesthetics dentistry, with affiliations including the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. He excels in facial aesthetics, smile designing, and the application of minimal or no prep veneers with precision.

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Dr. Rodi Dirki

Cosmetic Dentist & Implantologist

Dr. Rodi Dirki

Meet Dr. Rodi Dirki, a skilled dental practitioner with over a decade of experience in creating dental masterpieces. Dr. Dirki is a highly regarded dentist and the smile architect behind countless radiant smiles that have brought joy and confidence to his patients.

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Dr. Nizar Ishaq

Specialist Orthodontist / Apex Diamond invisalign provider

Dr. Nizar Ishaq

Dr Nizar received his qualification from the University of Nantes in France and holds two Masters degrees in Orthodontics (DUO, CES). He is also a member of the French Orthodontist Association and the UAE Orthodontist Association.

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Maria Concepcion (Connie)

Senior Dental Nurse

Maria Concepcion (Connie)

Maria Sabino is a senior dental assistant of the clinic. Working for 14yrs in The Clinic. Working hand in hand with the doctors and Orthodontist, doing scanning, polishing, teeth whitening.

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