Category: TMJ Disorder

TMJ Relief With A Comfortable Appliance

TMJ disorder means that various factors have left your jaw joints under immense strain, possibly due to misalignment or bite imbalance. Over time, major discomfort could arise, including jaw pain and headaches. To offer relief, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist can prescribe a comfortable and custom-fitted oral appliance.

Can My Orthodontist Stop MY TMJ Pain?

If you have pain centered in and around your jaw joints and head, this could be related to an issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. Unless treated, this could lead to complications, like bruxism (teeth grinding). To stop your pain and restore balance to your smile, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist may suggest a… Read more »

Stopping Chronic Pain With TMJ Therapy

TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could lead to persistent pain in and around your smile, as well as headaches and facial aches. In today’s blog, we’re going to discuss the causes of TMD and list common symptoms to watch for. Your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will also explain how we stop chronic pain with… Read more »

Treating TMJ Disorder Stops Chronic Pain

Did you know that a jaw joint disorder, one that impacts millions of people, could lead to chronic pain? TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could develop due to strained joints and imbalanced bites, and could lead to painful headaches and more. To bring relief, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist may suggest a custom oral… Read more »

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 »