Put Your TMJ Problem to Rest at Artisan Dental Care
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the main hinge that allows the jaw to move forward, backward, and side to side. Trauma or dental misalignment can cause problems for the TMJ, and they can impact your ability to eat and speak normally. TMJ problems can have a major effect on your life, so it’s important to seek medical help when you notice symptoms.
Symptoms of TMJ Syndrome
If you notice any of these symptoms, contact Dr. Crandall for a check-up:
- Pain in the face, neck, or jaw area
- A tingling sensation in the jaw or face
- Jaw locks easily
- Difficulty chewing and speaking
Other Jaw Problems, Conditions, and Disorders
TMJ syndrome is but one of the ailments associated with the temporomandibular joint.
- Jaw Clenching
- Malocclusion of the Teeth
- Periodontal Disease
- Cleft Palate
- Abruzzo Erickson syndrome
Trust Dr. Crandall to Diagnose and Treat your TMJ
TMJ problems make eating and speaking painful and can affect every aspect of your life. Fortunately, treatments are readily available at Artisan Dental Care. If your jaw hurts, Dr. Crandall will examine the associated muscles and joints to find the cause. Emphasizing the comfort of his patients, Dr. Crandall will treat your condition using the most convenient procedures available. Contact our office in Cornelius, NC to make an appointment!