Temporo Mandibular Dysfunction (TMD)
is a collective term for various conditions in the region of your masseter system. Pain in the masseter muscles and the masseter joint, odd noises in that region, and restricted mouth opening are among other problems that fall under TMD include. The dentist may refer TMD referring you to a physical therapist for further diagnosis. You can also contact a physical therapist yourself who specializes in these jaw problems. You will find a list of such physical therapists at www.nvft.nl. Should you due to TMD the necessary restorative treatments, you can do so in the dental office or at ACTA in Amsterdam.