TMJ Specialists in South Tampa, FL
Preventing Pain And Poor
Health With TMJ Treatment
It can be difficult to function when dealing with face and jaw pain. The muscle that connects your jaw to your skull, the temporomandibular joint, can became misaligned, damaged, or inflamed causing Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ). Sore facial muscles and jaw aches caused by TMJ can greatly affect your overall wellbeing by interrupting sleep and causing pain. Often, TMJ can go undiagnosed for months or years, prompting more serious health issues. Our treatments can offer you much needed relief from chronic pain caused by TMJ. TMJ can interrupt your routines and affect your everyday life, but our team is equipped with the technology and care to help you get back to the life you deserve.
Get Informed About TMJ
Common symptoms of TMJ
Correcting Your TMJ With Traditional TherapyTMJ cases are often treated easier than you may think. Less severe cases can be treated through jaw exercises, muscle relaxants, or cold and hot packs. Other times TMJ can be treated with oral appliances to prevent your teeth and jaw from moving during sleep.
Correcting Your TMJ With Advanced TherapyIf a more serious case of TMJ has developed, advanced treatment like teeth adjusting, dental crowns or dental implants may be more appropriate in correcting the issue. Our team of expert dentists are equipped with technology and care to make the best decision in how to relieve your TMJ pain.