Experiencing jaw pain, discomfort or dysfunction can significantly impact your daily life. Our dentist and experienced team specialize in TMJ (temporomandibular joint) treatment, offering advanced solutions to alleviate symptoms and restore function. We are committed to providing effective care to address TMJ disorders, ensuring your comfort and well-being.
Understanding TMJ Disorders
TMJ disorders involve problems with the jaw joint and muscles controlling jaw movement. These conditions can lead to symptoms such as:
- Jaw Pain or Tenderness
- Difficulty in Chewing
- Clicking, Popping or Locking of the Jaw
- Facial Pain and Discomfort
- Headaches and Earaches
These issues can arise from various factors, including jaw injury, arthritis, clenching or grinding of teeth and misalignment of the teeth or jaw.
The TMJ Treatment Process
Our approach to TMJ treatment involves:
- Comprehensive Evaluation: Assessing your symptoms, jaw movement and overall oral health.
- Personalized Treatment Plans: Based on the evaluation, we create a customized treatment plan which may include jaw exercises, medication, mouth guards or dental corrections.
- Ongoing Support and Care: We provide guidance and adjustments to ensure effective relief and long-term results.
Benefits of TMJ Treatment
- Pain Relief: Alleviates jaw pain and discomfort
- Improved Jaw Function: Enhances the ability to chew and speak comfortably
- Reduction in Related Symptoms: Decreases headaches, earaches and facial pain associated with TMJ disorders
- Long-Term Health Benefits: Addresses underlying issues to prevent further complications
Take the First Step Towards Relief
If you are struggling with TMJ-related symptoms, do not hesitate to reach out for help. Contact Hover Dental Group today at 303-684-9777 to schedule an evaluation with Dr. Casey Kochevar and begin your journey to relief and improved oral health with TMJ treatment in Longmont, Colorado.