TMJ Treatment

TMD – tempuromandibular joint disorders – occur as a result of problems with the jaw, jaw joint (or TMJ) and surrounding facial muscles.

Symptoms may include:

  • Pain in or around the ear
  • Pain spreading from the ear to the face
  • Tender jaw muscles
  • Clicking or “popping” upon opening the mouth
  • Difficulty opening the mouth
  • Jaws that get “stuck”, “locked”, or “go out”
  • Pain brought on by yawning or chewing
  • Certain types of headaches or neck aches

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