Deshpande Nagar, Hubli, Karnataka 580029, India

Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

Temporomandibular joint dysfunction syndrome, commonly known as TMJ disorder or TMD, refers to a variety of problematic and often painful jaw joint malfunctions. Shree Vishwa Vande Dental Clinic is one of the very few dentists in the world to have the highest level of expertise with TMJ Disorders.

What are the symptoms of TMJ disorder?

TMJ disorder can be responsible for a variety of symptoms, many of which do not seem like they would be associated with a jaw joint condition. Symptoms of TMJ disorder include:

  • Headaches
  • Earaches
  • Toothaches
  • Facial pain
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Dizziness
  • Trouble opening or closing the mouth
  • Trouble chewing or speaking
  • Jaw clicking or popping
  • Pain in the neck, shoulders, and/or back
  • A numb sensation in the arms and/or fingers

What are the symptoms of TMJ disorder?

Fortunately, there are a number of treatment options available that can address jaw function and reduce the symptoms of TMJ disorder. These options include:

  • Medication
  • Customized oral appliances (mouth guards)
  • Physical therapy
  • Realignment of the jaw
  • Reconstructive dental procedures
  • Oral surgery