Do you frequently wake up with headaches or a sore jaw? Experience lockjaw or difficulty trying to chew and eat? You may be suffering from a common condition known as a Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD)! At Dental Arts Clearwater we are proud to offer TMJ treatment in Clearwater for our patients that suffer from Temporomandibular Joint Disorders and are interested in experiencing relief from the discomfort and protection from the damage often caused by these disorders. Not sure if you are suffering from TMJ/TMD? Common symptoms include:
If you experience any of the above issues, we recommend scheduling a consultation. We’d be happy to talk to you, evaluate you and determine whether our Clearwater TMJ treatment is the right option for you.
The temporomandibular joints are the two joints on either side of the face that connect the jawbone to the skull. The temporomandibular joints allow us to properly open/close our mouths, bite, chew, speak and so much more! When the temporomandibular joints are not functioning properly it can lead to discomfort, pain and various other complications.
At Dental Arts Clearwater, our TMJ mouth guards in Clearwater are designed to prevent the symptoms, discomfort and damage often associated with The temporomandibular joints disorders. The mouth guard is worn at night and holds the mouth in a position allowing the muscles and joints to relax.
When it comes to treating TMJ, there are many benefits, however, the most notable is probably the reduced risk of damage, discomfort and pain that patients typically experience. Left untreated, TMJ/TMD typically becomes worse, having a big impact on the patient’s life.
Ready to manage the symptoms caused by your temporomandibular joint disorder? Contact Dental Arts Clearwater today to schedule your TMD consultation! We’d be happy to evaluate your oral health to determine if TMJ treatment is right for you.