Neuro-what? It may be a mouthful, but neuromuscular dentistry (also known as TMJ therapy) helps relieve headaches, tight facial muscles, and bad bites by correcting the position of your jaw. Read on to see if it’s right for your mouth!
You’ll start your appointment with a consultation and a few tests to see if your jaw is out of alignment, making clicking noises, or causing acute pain.
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To diagnose the source of your jaw pain, we’ll use specialized technology. Here are a few tests we might perform to find the root of your jaw pain:
Once tests are completed, we might recommend a joint splint, night guard, oral surgery, muscle relaxants, day guard or full mouth reconstruction.
Contact us for a free neuromuscular evaluation!