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Improve the diagnosis, care & treatment of everyone affected by Temporomandibular Joint and Muscle Disorders (TMJDs) through fostering research & education.

The TMJ Association, Ltd. (TMJA) continues to strive for its ultimate goal: the development of universal standards for safe, effective, affordable, research-based diagnostics, treatments, and prevention of Temporomandibular Joint and Muscle Disorders (TMJDs). We understand that patient education, advocacy, and the provision of accessible support systems are central to achieving that goal.

1. Universal standards for safe, effective, affordable, research-based diagnostics, treatments, & prevention of TMJ & Muscle Disorders.

2. Patient advocacy & support systems are central to acheiving our goals.

3. Work to promote temporomandibular joint research and development activities in all relevant government agencies.