Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ/TMD) is a complex and often misunderstood condition that affects the jaw joint and surrounding muscles. It can cause a range of symptoms from mild discomfort to severe pain, affecting daily life and well-being. At Majestic Dental, we specialize in diagnosing and treating TMJ/TMD, helping our patients regain comfort, function, and peace of mind.
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) connects the jaw to the skull. When this joint is inflamed, damaged, or misaligned, it can lead to a disorder known as TMJ/TMD. Symptoms may include:
The causes of TMJ/TMD are varied, encompassing factors such as trauma, arthritis, teeth grinding (bruxism), misalignment of teeth or jaw, and stress.
Diagnosis is the first step towards effective treatment. At Majestic Dental, our team will:
Thorough Examination: Including a physical examination of the jaw, face, and neck.
TMJ/TMD treatment requires a multifaceted approach. At Majestic Dental, we offer:
Beyond clinical treatment, managing TMJ/TMD may include lifestyle adjustments:
TMJ/TMD is more than an inconvenience; it can be a life-altering condition that impacts the quality of life. At Majestic Dental, we recognize the importance of comprehensive, compassionate care for TMJ/TMD.
If you experience any symptoms of TMJ/TMD or want to explore preventive strategies, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team. We are committed to working with you to develop a treatment plan that addresses your unique needs and concerns, restoring comfort and functionality to your life.
Don’t let TMJ/TMD control your life. Schedule a consultation today and take the first step towards relief and recovery.