Category: TMJ Disorder

Your Headaches Could Mean TMJ Disorder

Do you often suffer from chronic headaches, or possibly pain or clicking in your jaw? If so, then your smile may be experiencing the onset of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. Fortunately, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist is ready to help treat the issue with cosmetic orthodontics or a custom oral appliance.

How Does TMJ Really Affect You?

While we actively take strides to ensure the health of our smiles with regular preventive care, we also understand that dental emergencies and other circumstances outside of our control may occur. For example, awaking with an aching jaw and serious headache is not a normal occurrence, and most individuals may not make the connection to… Read more »

Halting Chronic Jaw Pain With TMJ Therapy

TMJ disorder, sometimes referred to as TMD, could lead to serious pain in and around your smile, and also increase the risk of complications like bruxism (chronic teeth grinding). In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will explain how we treat TMJ disorder with a custom-made oral appliance, one created with advanced digital scanning… Read more »

Indicators You May be Experiencing TMJ

While waking up with a headache every once-in-a-while is hardly a major concern to most, it can actually be related to bite misalignment. In fact, consistent headaches or migraines throughout the day can be indicative of an imbalance between your jaw’s joints and muscles. Fortunately, your Fort Worth, TX orthodontists at Lake Country Orthodontics can… Read more »

Will Orthodontic Treatment Help My TMJ Discomfort?

TMJ disorder, sometimes referred to as TMD, is a source of major discomfort for many people in the United States, and could lead to complications like chronic teeth grinding (bruxism). However, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist has a number for options to help restore bite balance and ease jaw joint stain to offer our patients… Read more »

Creating A Custom Appliance To Stop TMJ Pain

When you have pain in your jaw, or frequent headaches, these symptoms could indicate the presence of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. Without treatment, the symptoms could grow worse and you could even have trouble fully opening and closing your mouth. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will explain how we treat… Read more »

Therapy For Your TMJ Symptoms

Do you experience frequent headaches, or a popping or clicking in your jaw? If so, this could be the result of TMJ disorder, which develops when your jaw joints become strained. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will look at how we use TMJ therapy to offer a comfortable and effective treatment, so… Read more »

How Does An Oral Splint Stop TMJ Headaches?

If you have persistent headaches and migraines, the cause could be related to your smile. A number of factors could strain your jaw joints, impacting how you open and close your mouth and causing uncomfortable symptoms. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist explains how we treat TMJ-related headaches with an oral appliance.

Will TMJ Therapy Stop My Headaches?

When people suffer from frequent headaches, they may not realize the cause could be related to their smile. Jaw joint strain due to misalignment and other factors could lead to head pain as the patient develops TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist looks at how we solve… Read more »

How Do We Relieve TMJ Disorder?

TMJ disorder, sometimes referred to as TMD, often occurs as a result of misalignment. Unless treated, this disorder could lead to serious discomfort in and around the face and jaw. Fortunately, we have TMJ therapy to help our patients in Fort Worth, TX, and surrounding communities. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we diagnose… Read more »