The Urbanek Device: A New Dawn for TMJ Sufferers, with Dr. Tony Urbanek

Welcome to The Future of Dentistry podcast! Today, Anne is joined by an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon with over three decades of experience in the field, Dr. Tony Urbanek. Dr. Urbanek is a double-degree holder, having earned his dental degree from Indiana University and his medical degree from Vanderbilt University. He's also board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, making him a leading authority in treating Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ) in Tennessee communities.

Our conversation takes a deep dive into Dr. Urbanek's groundbreaking creation – the "Urbanek Device." This patented marvel, crafted from non-porous acrylic, is ingeniously designed to allow only the front teeth to make contact, leaving a small but crucial space between the back teeth. By redistributing the load on the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), it effectively reduces inflammation and relieves the debilitating symptoms associated with TMJ disorders. Join us as we explore Dr. Tony Urbanek's inspiring journey, the pressing need within the dental industry, and how his groundbreaking research is set to alleviate the pain and suffering experienced by countless individuals affected by TMJ.

Listen now to join Dr. Tony in reshaping the future of TMJ treatment!

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