If you struggle with head, jaw or neck pain, you may be suffering from a TMJ disorder. Dr. Ward Whitaker can evaluate your symptoms and develop a treatment plan to help you find relief. Call Custom Dental Care & Med-Spa today at 813-876-6930 to schedule an appointment with our dentist and learn more about TMJ treatment.
Common signs of TMJ disorders include:
- Grinding, clicking or popping sounds when you move your jaw
- An inability to open your mouth wide
- A locked or stuck jaw
- Pain when chewing and biting
- Pain in the neck, shoulders and ears
- Frequent headaches
Your treatment will depend on the severity of your TMJ disorder. Treatments which our dentist may recommend include jaw and facial relaxation exercises, lifestyle changes, restorative dental treatments, night guards and jaw surgery. We may combine several different treatments to provide you with better long-term results.
For more information about TMJ treatment and to schedule your consultation, please contact our office today!