If you are affected by temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD, you know how the pain and discomfort can lower your quality of life. Dental Care Today in Fishers has treated countless cases of TMD, and we take it seriously.
The temporomandibular or jaw joint connects the lower jaw bone to the skull. TMD is often accompanied by jaw and facial pain, headaches, earaches, neck pain, and chewing difficulty. TMD is also associated with jaw clicking, locking, or clenching, and can cause tooth damage and bone loss.
Many TMD patients first came to Dental Care Today after trying to relieve their frequent headaches. We have observed that many dental patients don’t realize they have TMJ disorder, in part because it can be difficult to pinpoint exactly what is causing the pain. A specialist can properly diagnose your specific issues and recommend an effective treatment plan.
Because a comprehensive treatment plan is most successful, we carefully coordinate with with a network of TMD specialists. If you are suffering from jaw pain, we recommend a consultation with us at Dental Care Today. We also provide general dentistry and other services.