TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint. This joint acts as a sliding hinge that connects your jaw to your skull.
Common Causes for TMJ discomfort
Teeth grinding or clenching
Jaw pain or tenderness
Pain in one or both temporomandibular joints
Aching facial pain
Locking of the joint that makes it difficult to open or
close your mouth
Aching pain near the ear
Popping or grating when chewing or moving your jaw
We can make an appliance to help alleviate the stress on your Temporomandibular Joint, offer medicinal recommendations and discuss other therapies to discover why you are experiencing TMJ discomfort.