Temporomandibular Joint Disorder or TMJ Dysfunction: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder also referred to as TMJ dysfunction causes the impairment of the jaw joint, the jaw itself, and the facial muscles. It may be caused by trauma or injury to the joint or facial muscles, osteoarthritis, misalignment of the joint, and stress. Treatment can be through avoiding hard foods and extreme jaw movements, use of NSAIDs, and through surgery.

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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS

Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.

Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.