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Category Archives: TMJ

Stress and Oral Health

Stress and oral health are more closely linked than you may have thought. We all experience stress to a degree, and we all know the toll that stress can take on our minds and bodies. But did you know that stress can have some serious consequences for your teeth and gums?

Stress and oral health are more closely linked than you may have thought. We all experience stress to a degree, and we all know the toll that stress can take on our minds and bodies. But did you know that stress can have some serious consequences for your teeth and gums? It’s important to care […]

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Uses of Botox– Not Just for Anti Aging Anymore

Uses of Botox include much more than just cosmetic applications

Most of us hear the word Botox and think of cosmetic enhancements or anti-wrinkle treatments, but the fact of the matter is, this serum is used for so much more. Botox injections are actually used by oral surgeons to treat facial pain, migraines, bruxism, and even TMJ symptoms, and oftentimes with great success. As it […]

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TMJ Treatment– Things to Know

TMJ treatment is available at our Cleveland TN oral surgery center for those dealing with jaw pain.

TMJ Q & A   Some estimates suggest that more than 10 million Americans are affected by TMJ disorder, and though for most people this painful condition does not signal a serious problem, it can still be rather unpleasant to deal with. If you are one of the many suffering from symptoms of TMJ, we […]

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Living With TMJ Symptoms – Effects & Treatment Options for Pain Relief

Our Cleveland TN practice can help with treatment for TMJ symptoms like jaw pain, popping and clicking jaw, and other symptoms.

Living with TMJ can be incredibly painful and disruptive to overall quality of life, but if you suffer from the effects of this temporomandibular disorder (TMD), there are measures you can take to minimize the discomfort that comes along with it. The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) acts as a hinge, connecting your jawbone to your skull […]

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Is Surgery Necessary for Curing TMJ/TMD?

TMJ disorders Symptoms and causes

TMJ disorders – Symptoms and Causes The temporomandibular (tem-puh-roe-mun-DIB-u-lur) joint (TMJ) connects your jawbone to your skull beneath the ear, serving as a type of natural sliding hinge working with our muscles of mastication to make a wide range of movement possible as we speak, chew, yawn, etc. TMJ disorders — also referred to as […]

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