Smile Studio Newstead
TMD, Sleep Disorders, Airway Issues, Myobrace
Dr Cate has a personal interest in this growing area of dentistry and general health. Jaw Pain related to TMD is a debilitating condition that can affect your daily life.
After the correct diagnosis, there are new options such as splint therapy and muscle relaxants that can be life changers. Working with good General Practitioners, ENT’s or physiotherapists may be a part of the Treatment approach. There are many airway issues that can manifest as tooth wear, mouth breathing, snoring, face and neck pain, headaches to list a few. A detailed and personalized consultation helps to uncover the causes to develop a diagnosis and then correct treatment.