What Do You Know About TMD?

Do you often experience unexplained jaw and facial discomfort? Or do you often wake in the morning with a headache before you even start the day? It is not uncommon to experience these issues from time to time, but if you are experiencing issues regularly, there is a chance you may be suffering from a common condition known as TMD. Thankfully, I offer treatment options to help improve and eliminate your symptoms. Continue reading to learn more about this condition and the importance of receiving treatment.

Feeling Discomfort In Your Jaw? Learn More About TMD

Have you been experiencing discomfort in your face and along your jawline after eating? Have you been waking up with unexplained headaches? These are two very common signs of a condition known as TMD, or temporomandibular joint disorder. TMD is an issue that can arise due to problems in the facial muscles and jaw joints. You may also be familiar with the term, TMJ, which stands for the temporomandibular joint. This joint is the hinge that attaches your jaw to your skull, and if it becomes misaligned, it can lead to discomfort and leave lasting effects.

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Are you looking for expert dental care with a personal touch? At Noble Oaks Dentistry, we pride ourselves on providing gentle care and effective treatments using state-of-the-art dental technology to keep you and your family in tip-top oral health. Dr. Jerry James and his team proudly serve the Kaufman, TX community and enjoy helping their patients achieve a lifetime of oral health.