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Michigan Head & Neck Institute

Facial Pain Specialist

We Provide TMJ Pain Relief

Having to deal with constant pain because of TMJ problems affects both your quality of life and happiness. Headaches and facial pain make it hard to concentrate at work, get a good night’s sleep or enjoy special moments with your family. At Michigan Head & Neck Institute, we want to take away your TMJ-related pain so you can get back to doing the things you love.

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Symptoms of TMJ

The term TMJ stands for temporomandibular joints, and it refers to the area around your jaw. If these joints and muscles become inflamed, the condition is called temporomandibular dysfunction, or TMD. Here are a few signs you may suffer from TMD disorder:

  • Facial pain, especially located near your jaw
  • Dizziness
  • Intense headaches
  • Sensitivity to light and eye pain
  • Ear problems, including severe pain and hearing loss
  • Popping sound when opening your mouth

There is no single cause for TMD. Car accidents, injuries and excessive stress can all play a part in triggering the disorder. If you’re not sure whether your facial pain is related to TMD or another health problem, our specialists can put you at ease by identifying the underlying cause.

 

Personalized Treatment

We look at our patients as individuals with completely different lifestyles. The specific causes of your TMJ pain are unique, which means that the best treatment options should be too. During our one-on-one consultations, we work with you to create a treatment plan that adapts to your needs and provides maximum relief. Any of these options may be considered:

  • Custom physical therapy
  • Positive lifestyle changes to reduce pain
  • Stress-control techniques
  • Protective mouthpieces to avoid grinding
  • Doctor-prescribed pain-relief injections

Leave Your Pain at the Door

You don’t have to suffer from constant pain. We have over 30 years of experience in providing relief from TMJ in Warren, MI, along with tons of happy success stories. Let us put a huge smile on your face again. Make an appointment with us at (586) 473-6735, or fill out our consultation form online.

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The contents of this website, such as text, graphics, images, and other materials are for informational purposes only. While there are many commonalities among multiple TMD and sleep apnea cases, each patient is unique. Information on this website should be used to educate the reader about what they should discuss with their doctor if they are suffering from the listed symptoms. The information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Seek the advice of your physician or you may call our office with any questions you may have regarding TMD or sleep apnea. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.


Disclaimer: This site contains selective use of the term 'specialist.' There is no recognized specialty in TMJ. For more information, please contact us.