Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD) refers to a collection of disorders that affect the TMJ, the joint that joins the skull to the jaw. TMJD sufferers often experience pain or discomfort, jaw difficulty, migraines, and earaches. Some of the many causes of TMJD include:
Many people don’t realize that they are suffering from TMJD because their symptoms may seem unrelated. Symptoms of TMJD may include:
Here at Dr. Orandi’s office, we offer our patients the NTI appliance to help relieve their TMJD-related pain. To learn more about how we can help ease the daily pain of TMJD, please give us acall. We are always happy to take care of your dental needs.