Jaw pain and discomfort interrupting your day? Don’t let jaw pain make you uncomfortable while chewing and talking. One of the main symptoms of TMJ/TMD is jaw discomfort. TMJ occurs when the jaw joint is not functioning properly. If you are experiencing jaw pain or other signs of TMJ in Denver, CO, we can help!
Common Signs of TMJ
- Pain in the jaw, ear, face or mouth
- Neck pain
- Difficulty chewing
- Cracking or popping jaw when chewing or talking
- Frequent headaches/migraines
- Locking jaw
- Changes in bite
Treatment for TMJ
Typically, a custom mouthguard is used to treat TMJ. A mouthguard can help the jaw joint function properly, helping to relieve your symptoms. The best way to determine proper treatment for your symptoms is by scheduling a consultation. Your dentist can examine your mouth and jaw and help you find relief!