Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, is a disorder where the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) that connects your lower jaw to your skull is not working properly due to injury, stress or misalignment. This joint is responsible for the forward, backward and side-to-side movement of the lower jaw. You may be suffering from TMD if you are experiencing the following symptoms:

If you think you may be suffering from TMD, we recommend you contact us today to schedule an evaluation with us. Our dentist will review your symptoms with you and determine your treatment plan if necessary. Your treatment will vary depending on the severity of your condition; it can include simple lifestyle changes, jaw and facial relaxation exercises, a mouth or night guard or jaw surgery. If you have any questions about TMJ treatment, please call us today to schedule a consultation with our dentist!