At Monarch Dental, our team of knowledgeable dental professionals in Leamington can help realign your bite and relieve the symptoms associated with temporomandibular disorder and gum therapy.
TMJ (TMD) Therapy
Tempromandibular Joint (TMJ) pain or Tempromandibular Dysfunction (TMD) is a common dental disorder in the joint of the jaw.
A person may experience various symptoms, including:
- Pain on opening your mouth
- Inability to open your mouth wide or move your jaw from side to side comfortably
- Neck and shoulder pain
- Ear pain, hearing loss
- Ringing in the ears
- Clenching, night grinding
- Chronic fatigue
- Noise, grating or popping in joint
- Chronic temporal or occipital headache
How does Monarch Dental help with my TMJ treatment?
With so many symptoms, TMJ treatment varies. It may involve other professionals such as Oral Surgeons, Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Massage Therapists, Cranio-mandibular Specialists and Physicians to help ensure success.
At Monarch Dental, our dentists will do a thorough evaluation of your specific symptoms to determine the best way that we can help, and the appropriate TMJ treatment or TMJ therapy for your individual situation.
New Patients Welcome
At Monarch Dental, we love meeting new faces. If you are new to the Leamington community, or one of the surrounding areas, and are looking for a dentist, come in for a visit. Our dedicated team will work together with you to develop the right treatment plan to meet your dental needs.
From Our Dentists
The bacteria in your mouth feed on sugars to produce the acids that wear away at your tooth enamel and dentin, resulting in cavities. For this reason, it's important to limit the sugar in your diet, and brush and floss carefully.