TMJ/TMD Treatment

At Premier Dentistry, we specialize in diagnosing and treating TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) disorders, commonly referred to as TMD. Our comprehensive approach aims to alleviate the discomfort and improve the function of your jaw joint, enhancing your overall quality of life.

Understanding TMJ/TMD Disorders

TMJ disorders encompass a range of conditions that affect the jaw joint and the muscles controlling jaw movement. These disorders can lead to symptoms such as:

  • Pain or tenderness in the jaw, especially near the ear.
  • Difficulty in chewing or pain while chewing.
  • A clicking or locking sensation in the jaw.
  • Headaches, earaches or neck pain.

Our goal is to accurately diagnose your condition and provide effective treatment options to relieve these symptoms.

The TMJ/TMD Treatment Process

When you visit our dentist for TMJ/TMD treatment in Orange City, Florida, you can expect:

  • A thorough examination of your jaw and bite.
  • Identification of the underlying causes of your TMJ/TMD symptoms.
  • A personalized treatment plan that may include jaw exercises, bite adjustments or a mouthguard to prevent teeth grinding.
  • In some cases, more advanced treatments like physical therapy, medication or referrals to specialists.

We are committed to finding the most suitable and least invasive treatment to alleviate your discomfort.

Benefits of TMJ/TMD Treatment

  • Alleviates jaw pain and discomfort.
  • Improves jaw function and ease of movement.
  • Reduces related symptoms like headaches and earaches.
  • Promotes better oral health by addressing bite issues.
  • Can enhance overall wellbeing and daily quality of life.

Find Relief from Jaw Pain

If you are experiencing symptoms of a TMJ disorder, do not suffer in silence. Contact us today at 386-775-7000 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Abdul Shaikh. We are here to provide you with effective solutions and relief from TMJ/TMD discomfort.

Schedule An Appointment Today!