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Resource Guide for Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

  • Rosalyn Carson-DeWitt, MD
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Condition InDepth

Resource Guide for Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

American Dental Association (ADA)

211 East Chicago Ave

Chicago, IL 60611-2678



This website has a lot of material and illustrations on TMD/TMJ, including the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders and additional resources.

Jaw Joints & Allied Musculo-Skeletal Disorders Foundation (JJAMD)

30 Fells Pond Circle

Mashpee, MA 02649



This website provides information about TMJ syndrome, including information on self-help and support groups. In addition, there is detailed information about the organization's research projects.

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research

NIDCR Public Information and Liaison Branch

31 Center Drive, MSC 2190

Building 31, Room 5B55

Bethesda, MD 20892-2190



Fact sheets on a variety of dental and craniofacial conditions are posted on this website, including material covering various aspects of TMD and its treatments. Recent news and research in the areas of dental and craniofacial research, as well as information about upcoming conferences and meeting, can be found. Go to this website for information on how to find a research study if you want to participate as a subject. There is also a listing of dental schools around the country where you might be able to obtain free or low-cost care or second opinions.


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