When people complain about aching jaws or a popping and clicking sensation, this may point to a serious oral health issue known as TMJ disorder, or TMD. Treating this disorder helps prevent complications, such as damaged teeth or problems opening and closing the mouth. Fortunately, we can help Fort Worth, TX, residents with TMJ therapy.
Category: TMJ Disorder
Temporomandibular joints (TMJs) are the cornerstone of your bite’s movement. The two large joints, which are located on either side of your face, are the hinges that your lower jaw (mandible) pivots on. TMJ disorder is a condition that involves damage, misalignment, inflammation, or more to one or both of the joints, making your jaw’s… Read more »
For many people, strain on the jaw joints could lead to a serious oral health concern. Known as TMJ disorder, or TMD, this could cause problems opening and closing your mouth, as well as a host of uncomfortable symptoms. Fortunately, we offer our Fort Worth, TX, patients access to therapy using custom-made and non-invasive solutions.
Have you ever heard of TMJ disorder? A jaw joint disorder, TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, impacts oral health and leads to a number of serious complications, including painful symptoms and teeth grinding. Fortunately, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist can use custom-made aligners and appliances to provide TMJ therapy, improving your smile’s health and… Read more »
Have you ever heard of TMJ disorder? Also known as TMD, this jaw joint disorder impacts millions of people and could lead to serious complications, including persistent headaches. Fortunately, in addition to correcting misalignment, our treatment options could also help stop TMJ disorder. How do braces and aligners help our Fort Worth, TX, patients enjoy… Read more »
Do you have recurring headaches, but aren’t sure why? Often, the root of the problem may be in your smile. TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, is a jaw joint problem that could lead to persistent head pain. Fortunately, we have treatment options to help our Ft. Worth, TX, patients suffering from headaches and TMD.
TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, which are the joints on either side of your jaw. TMJ disorder is the dysfunction of these joints. Today, we will quiz your knowledge of TMJ disorder and some of the available solutions for the problem. We will also be providing an answer key, so that knowledge can be gained…. Read more »
Do you ever wake up in the morning with a sore jaw? You may be grinding your teeth unconsciously. Bruxism is the term for the chronic, habitual act of grinding your teeth. It often happens as the jaw clenches together. It can be caused by stress or an awkward alignment of your bite. If you… Read more »
TMJ disorder is the dysfunction of the temporomandibular joints, which are the joints on either side of your jaw. These joints allow for the movement of your mouth in one of the most complex ways of the body (up and down, side to side, back and forth). Not surprising symptoms of a disorder of the… Read more »
Unfortunately, many people live with chronic pain. While some may have never tried to seek help, there are a lot of people that cannot find the right solution for their pain. TMJ disorder is a condition affecting the joints (temporomandibular) of the jaw. It is often caused by misalignment, which can lead to undue stress… Read more »