Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome is a condition in which the jaw muscles and nerves are injured. It can cause pain when chewing, headaches, and swelling, and it tends to be very uncomfortable. Although TMJ responds well to home remedies like ice packs, massages of the jaw and neck, and anti-inflammatory drugs, there are many things that your general dentist in Dallas, TX can do to help alleviate the symptoms. If you are experiencing a number of symptoms of TMJ, then you should make an appointment with our office to discuss your options for TMJ treatment.
Symptoms of TMJ
There are many symptoms of TMJ which can go undiagnosed as a jaw problem. Besides experiencing pain when chewing and biting, here are some questions you can ask yourself to determine if you should ask your dentist about TMJ:
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Dr. Michael Neeley DDS, PA and his team want to offer you advanced dental care. Call 866-910-5181 to make your initial appointment with our office to get TMJ treatment to feel better and enjoy life again. You don’t have to simply manage your pain when you find a way to treat the issue.