Relieve Jaw Paint with TMJ Treatments

Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ) can be very painful. It causes severe jaw pain along with migraines and can make it hard to chew or even fully open or close your mouth. You don’t have to endure the pain, though. At Maplewood Laser Dental we specialize in treating TMJ so you can return to your normal life, free of the pain.

What Causes It?

TMJ is often caused by a crooked bite or constantly grinding and clenching your teeth at night. It’s important for us to determine exactly what is causing the problem so we can quickly and effectively provide the right treatment.

Common Symptoms

Some of the most common indicators of TMJ include:

  • Jaws that lock
  • Stiffness and pain in the jaw joints
  • An uncomfortable bite
  • Problems chewing
  • Problems opening or closing your mouth
  • Neck and shoulder discomfort
  • Ringing or pressure in the ears
  • Facial tenderness and swelling
  • Clicking or popping noises in the jaw

Get Treated Today

The temporomandibular joint is used for speaking, eating, swallowing, and more. If it is the source of a lot of pain, it will interfere with a lot of your daily activities. Don’t wait to seek out a treatment. Our process is quick and effective, and we’ll make sure you find the relief you need.

Contact us today and find out how we can help.