Temporomandibular joint disorders termed as TMJ, TMJD or TMD causes tenderness and pain in the jaw,neck, face, and head. These disorders occur as a result of problems with the temporomandibular joint, which is the hinge joint on each side of your head in front of your ears that connects the lower jawbone to your skull.
Possible causes of the disorder are:
If you grind your teeth at night, you may need a bite guard or mouth guard to protect your teeth and prevent them from meshing together.
Our team helps your bite by balancing the surfaces of your teeth by replacing missing teeth or fillings or crowns. Maintaining a stable bite is needed for your oral health as it ensures that your teeth will come in contact in the most pain-free manner possible.