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TMJ Treatment

TMJ Treatment and Therapy in the Shawnee - Kansas City Area

HT Complete Family Dentistry - Shawnee KS
HT Complete Family Dentistry - Shawnee KS
TMJ Treatment - HT Complete Family Dentistry - Shawnee KS

TMJ Treatment and Therapy

The complexities can range from simple tooth wear from grinding and clenching the teeth. It can also be muscular pain and trigger points. Headaches, neckaches, limited opening, and severe pain can characterize TMJ as well. Some patients have tongue posture issues or sleep-disordered breathing that can be correlated. Typically a consultation is necessary to diagnose the problem and x-rays are sometimes needed to aid in the diagnosis and treatment sequence. Schedule an appointment with a dentist near you for a diagnosis and treatment.

Frequently Asked Questions About TMJ Treatment

Take some time to read some of our most frequently asked questions about TMJ treatment! Don’t see the answer you’re looking for? Contact us, as we’d love to answer any and all of your questions! 

Your TMJ, also known as the temporomandibular joint, acts like a sliding hinge, connected your skull to your jaw. 

There are many things that can cause TMJ discomfort. Among those are clenching your teeth, grinding your teeth, misalignment of the jaw and teeth, stress, among many other things. 

Some common symptoms of TMJ disorders include pain in your jaw, headaches, neck aches, and pain when trying to open your mouth. 

HT Complete Family Dentistry - Shawnee KS
TMJ Therapy - HT Complete Family Dentistry - Shawnee KS
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