Category: TMJ Disorder

Treating TMJ Disorder

Newhall Dental Arts offers oral appliance for TMJ

When it comes to oral health, many people think about preventing cavities and gum disease. However, many things can affect the integrity of your smile. Temporomandibular joint disorder, also known as TMJ or TMD, happens when a person places too much stress on their jaw joints. This is something that is done subconsciously due to… Read more »

Understanding TMJ Disorder & Bruxism

TMJ Disorder

Did you know that persistent headaches can be a symptom of TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Disorder? This is a painful and frustrating issue that affects many people. It is particularly nefarious because it is difficult to identify unless you meet with a professional. To complicate matters further, this disorder is also tied to bruxism, which is… Read more »

Do You Get Chronic Migraines? Find Out if It’s TMJ Disorder

The symptoms for TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder can sometimes be ambiguous. For example, the jaw dysfunction can lead to sore jaw muscles, sensitive teeth, ringing in your ears, and even chronic headaches and migraines – all of which could indicate a number of other conditions, as well. However, when you experience a symptom like chronic… Read more »

When You Might Have TMJ Disorder

Maintaining the health and integrity of your teeth and gums is an essential part of your routine dental care. By preventing things like tooth decay and gum disease, you can often avoid the need for more extensive treatment later. However, those aren’t the only issues that could impact your oral health, or your bite’s ability… Read more »