Category: TMJ Disorder

The Importance Of Balanced Jaw Movement

Do you think about your jaw movement? So many of the actions we perform with the jaw can feel automatic, as you can freely move your mouth to speak and eat while thinking little of what goes into these processes. With that said, people who have issues with poor jaw alignment and movement can have… Read more »

Have Your Dentist Address Your Headache Troubles

What should have been a productive, normal day can become a lost one when a headache starts to affect you. The pain you feel can make it harder for you to handle your normal routine, and it can be concerning when they seem to happen more and more frequently over time. What you should know… Read more »

Correcting Poor Jaw Alignment And Movement

There are different reasons why people live with persistent pain. What may surprise you is how much impact your jaw alignment and movement can have on your quality of life. When the joints are not moving or resting in proper alignment, more stress can be placed on them as well as your muscles. Over time,… Read more »

Why You Should Treat Teeth Grinding Early

Taking care of your smile is a lifelong process and one that could benefit from revisiting every once in a while. Indeed, it is important to pay attention to the types of food you consume, how often you are caring for your structures, and when you attend your routine visits. In addition to these traditional… Read more »

Protection From The Effects Of Bruxism

How safe is your smile? If you brush and floss regularly, keep excess sugar out of your diet, and keep visiting your dentist for routine exams, you can enjoy important support against many threats. With that said, you should be aware of the threat to your smile that bruxism poses, as a habit of unconsciously… Read more »

Treatments For Jaw Joint Complications

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When your bite becomes imbalanced, or the jaw joints become strained, this could cause serious complications like TMJ disorder or bruxism (chronic teeth grinding). These disorders then cause major discomfort and even complicate eating and speaking. To bring relief and prevent worsening pain, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist could offer an array of treatment options.

The Dangers Posed By TMJ Disorder

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TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, could lead to orofacial pain in your head, neck, jaw, and face. This could also cause complications with how you eat too! In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist talks about the dangers posed by TMJ disorder, and how we offer relief with oral appliance therapy.

TMJ Disorder Could Cause Orofacial Pain

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When you have strain on your jaw joints and an imbalance bite, this could lead to TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. Without treatment, this could be linked to orofacial pain, such as headaches and jaw pain. In today’s blog, your Los Angeles, CA, dentist talks about treating this disorder and bringing relief.

Treating TMJ Problems To Relieve Headaches

When headaches become a frequent problem in your daily life, you can be understandably concerned. What you may not realize is that when this happens, it can be due to unresolved issues with your jaw joints and muscles. One of the benefits to taking signs of TMJ disorder seriously is that treatment can relieve more… Read more »

How Do You Recognize TMJ Disorder?

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  TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, impacts millions of people in the United States, and could cause serious discomfort. To offer relief and prevent worsening pain, or complications like teeth grinding, then your Los Angeles, CA, dentist could offer treatment. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we improve your bite’s balance and ease… Read more »