What is temporomandibular joint surgery?

Also known as: TMJ surgery.

The temporomandibular joint refers to the area where the lower jaw meets the skull. Temporomandibular joint surgery can repair problems related to this joint known as temporomandibular joint disorders.


Reviewed by: Chad A Perlyn, MD

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