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TMJ surgery information and locations

This surgery is done on the joint that connects your jaw to your head (TMJ) when a condition is affecting its usage. Depending on the needs of the patient, doctors may perform different procedures. This could be a same day procedure.
Depending on the needs of the patient, this procedure can be carried out with an open surgery or a minimally invasive procedure like arthrocentesis or an arthroscopy. Incisions are made on the front of the ear. All options are performed under general anesthesia, and involves the repair or removal of damaged tissue.
Contact any of our certified clinics for TMJ surgery and get excellent medical care!
Benefits
Reduces pain
Reduces the risk of dental damage
Protects ear health
Can treat a large variety of conditions
Approximate times
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Arthrocentesis
Procedure: 30 min.
Hospital recovery: 12 – 48 hrs.
Home recovery: 1 – 2 weeks
Total: 1 – 2 weeks
Arthroscopy
Procedure: 30- 60 min.
Hospital recovery: 2:00 hrs.
Home recovery: 1 – 2 weeks
Total: 1 – 2 weeks
Open surgery
Procedure: 90 min.
Hospital recovery: 3 – 5 days
Home recovery: 2 – 3 weeks
Total: 1 month
Note: Time may vary according to the specific patient procedure. All cases and treatments are different. For diagnosis and information contact one of our top clinics.
Prices
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TMJ surgery
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Note: Prices shown may vary according to the patient’s specific needs, treatment, and materials. Get an estimate directly from the clinic. All prices are expressed in USD and may be changed at any time with no prior notice. Prices are not final representations.
Locations
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Mazatlán, Sin.
Dr. Roberto Prado
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Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.