If you suffer from TMJ dysfunction you already know how inconvenient and painful it can be. TMJ stands for the temporomandibular joint in your jaw. The TMJ dysfunction is characterized by pain in your cheek bone, limited jaw movement, discomfort, difficulty chewing, and clicking or locking of the joint. If you have experienced any of these symptoms, you do not need to live with the discomfort. There is a TMJ treatment for you that can resolve the issue. There are plenty of invasive options, but you should first consider something simpler. You may just find that these other options are just as effective. A dentist can help you overcome any TMJ related problems you might be suffering from.
There are three main options that Dr. Miner can provide for you to help relieve your TMJ pain. The dentist can recommend which of these options would be best for your unique situation. These options are:
TMJ pain does not need to control your life. If you are suffering and need TMJ treatment call Dr. Miner in Durango, CO today and learn what you can do to relieve the pain and discomfort and to return proper function of your jaw.