How to Enhance Surgical Precision with Personalized TMJ Implants

By Dr. Daniel Thiem and Dr. Thomas Kofod


About this webinar

Did you know that, for example, personalized knee implants are used many times more than personalized solutions for the temporomandibular joint? Follow this webinar to hear from CMF surgeons about the reasons to choose personalized TMJ implants, such as the TMJ Total Arthroplasty System from Materialise, in order to enhance patient outcomes.

What you will learn

  • TMJ Total Arthroplasty: patient selection and when to perform? 
  • How to combine TMJ Total Arthroplasty with orthognathic surgery 
  • Virtual surgical planning, guided surgery and how a digitalized workflow and personalized implants contribute to improved patient outcomes in TMJ surgery 
  • Real-world results: Reduction in chronic pain and improved quality of life for patients post-surgery 
  • First-hand experience with the Materialise TMJ Total Arthroplasty System, and how your virtual planning can be brought to life with personalized solutions ordered from a single point of contact and in collaboration with a clinical engineer


Dr. Daniel G. E. Thiem

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany

Dr. Thomas Kofod

Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

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Model of a skull with metal, personalized implants attached

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