Journal of Dentistry and Oral Care
Correlation Between Tempromandibular Disorder and Fixed Partial Denture & Restorative Treatment
- 1Ministry of health, Dental sector, Tabuk, Saudi Arabia
- 2Ministry of health, Dental sector, Hail, Saudi Arabia
- 3College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Waleed Alshaman, Ministry of health, Dental sector, Tabuk, Saudi Arabia, E-mail: email@example.com
Alshaman, W., et al. Correlation between Temporomandibular Disorder, Fixed Partial Denture and Restorative Treatment. (2016) J Dent Oral Care 2(3): 1- 9.
© 2016 Alshaman, W. This is an Open access article distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
KeywordsTemporomandibular disorders (TMD), Fixed partial denture(FPD), Restorative treatment (RT)
The Temporo Mandibular Disorders (TMD) is complex multifactorial problem. It is common cause of orofacial pain problems. The main approach for treatment is supportive therapy. Therefore, the aim of this investigation is to study the effect of fixed partial denture (FPD) and restorative treatment on TMD. A cross sectional survey was conducted in governmental and private hospitals in Riyadh city. A total of 300 patients were enrolled in this survey. The results revealed significant correlation between FPD and restorative treatment, and TMD.