TMJ Care

The only Oregon TMJ Total Joints Facility

TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders are problems related to your complex jaw joint. If you have had symptoms like pain or a “clicking” sound, you probably have a TMJ problem. TMJ disorders develop for many reasons. You might clench or grind your teeth, tightening your jaw muscles and stressing your TM joint. Or, you may have a damaged jaw joint due to injury or disease. Whatever the cause, the results may include a misaligned bite, pain, clicking or grating noises when you open your mouth, or trouble opening your mouth wide.

Minimally-Invasive TMJ Therapy

Malmquist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers a complete array of minimally-invasive TMJ therapies. The use of arthrocentesis or arthroscopy with growth factors allows for outpatient therapy in patients who are refractory to conservative TMJ therapy such as splints, physical therapy or occlusal alterations of any type. We have a full array of TM joint instruments to manipulate the joint with a minimally-invasive approach. Disc positioning under direct vision is the benefit of this approach. We are the only office with this equipment and operating room suite. You can avoid degenerative joint disease through proactive treatments. Please call our office at Portland Office Phone Number 503-292-8824 and ask to see the latest equipment and treatment options.

Joint Reconstruction

When all conservative methods have been exhausted without relief of the symptoms, Jay P Malmquist, DMD or Michael P Malmquist, DMD can determine if you are a candidate for and perform a joint reconstruction procedure.

Call us today at Portland Office Phone Number 503-292-8824 for relief from TMJ disorders.

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Malmquist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Our Latest Patient Testimonial

Do to an accident and infections I have had several surgeries to my TMJ's, lower jaw or orthognathic, Wisdom teeth removed, Dental implants, Total TM joint implants all several times. Including braces several times, skin grafts to repair receding gum line and removal of scare tissue to remove poor healing scars. I have worked with Dr. Malmquist for many many years by choice and would work with no one else. Though I have had to have consultations from many doctors though out the Portland area and around America. I would prefer to work with Dr. Jay Malmquist then with any one else in the country. Dr. Jay Malmquist is a wonderful doctor who answers questions and has always answered my questions honestly and quickly. He makes me feel that no question is stupid and that I count to him as more then just a dollar sign.

- Niese C

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