An Overview of TMJ

TMJ, or temporomandibular joint disorder, is a complex disorder that can create a variety of symptoms, making it difficult to diagnose. It’s also referred to as TMD. TMJ treatment is individualized and based on the specific needs of the patient as well as the underlying causes of the problem which can vary from person to […]

Most Common Symptoms of TMJ Disorder

TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, which is the joint on either side of your mouth that allows your jaw to move. These are complex joints of ligaments and muscle attached to a disc. Problems with the way the joints operate can cause discomfort along with complications moving the jaw. Your dentist can diagnose this disorder […]

Can wisdom teeth cause TMJ disorder?

TMJ is short for temporomandibular joint disorder. The temporomandibular joint is located on either side of the head just in front of the ears. It is a hinge joint which allows the bottom jaw to move. It is a complex joint consisting of muscle, tendons and other connective tissues which serve many functions. This joint […]