The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is a small joint found in front of the ear. This joint allows the jaw to move and is the most constantly used joint in the human body. TMJ disorders can be minor or extremely painful and can be a result of many things, including emotional stress habits like grinding or clenching your teeth or poorly positioned jaws.
Patients can experience a variety of symptoms and discomfort, so it is important to communicate with your oral surgeon about which symptoms you are experiencing and how much, if any, pain is associated with these symptoms. Our team at Beech & Reid Oral & Dental Implant Surgery will help you diagnose and treat your TMJ disorder in our state-of-the-art facility.
You may have TMJ problems if you experience any of the following:
To better assess your needs and treatment options, please contact our office to set up a consultation.
Our office wants to see you happy, healthy, and pain-free, which means we put our patients’ needs and care first. Dr. Beech and Dr. Reid will properly evaluate your TMJ condition and decide which treatment plan is right for you, which could be any of the following:
Here at Beech & Reid Oral & Dental Implant Surgery, our oral surgeons will develop a personalized treatment plan that is ideal for you and your condition. Please contact our office and request a consultation if you are seeking TMJ treatment. We feel that keeping you informed is an excellent way to ensure you feel safe, calm, and comfortable while in our care.