TMJ Treatment Q & A
At Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders, We Provide Solutions for TMJ Disorders. Our Dedicated Dental Staff and Doctors Are Always Here to Help You. Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders Has Multiple Locations Near You. Please Call Us for More Information, or Simply Book an Appointment Online. Serving Patients From All Over the USA. Locations in Bloomington IL, Peoria – Dunlap IL, Lafayette IN, Mishawaka IN, Kansas City MO, El Paso TX and Wausau WI.
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Every year, many Americans suffer from debilitating sleep disorders that keep them from living healthy, productive lives. One of these common sleep disorders is called Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, or TMJ. There are many painful and uncomfortable symptoms associated with TMJ, and many people can suffer from the disorder without realizing what is causing their symptoms. At Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders, our sleep disorder doctors and TMJ doctors can help diagnose and treat TMJ and also treat sleep apnea that cause discomfort in patient’s daily lives. We know that TMJ can be a confusing disorder for most patients, so we do our Top to provide medical education to all of our patients, and discuss the different options for treating the disorder in an effective manner. Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders has various locations throughout the country, and provides accessible sleep disorder care to patients of all ages. We have sleep disorder dentists with years of experience at every one of our clinics, and can provide the Top possible treatment strategies to all of our patients who are seeking medical care for TMJ and sleep apnea.
Our team of TMJ experts often receives many questions about the disorder. Here are some of the common inquiries that we hear from our patients:
Symptoms of TMJ can vary widely by patient, but can generally involve frequent headaches, back and neck pain, dull aching facial pain, and popping in the jaw. Other symptoms can include bloodshot eyes, ear pain, migraine headaches, swallowing difficulties, and clenching or grinding of the teeth at night. If you are experiencing any or all of these symptoms, it would be helpful to see a TMJ doctors at Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders as soon as possible.
Since TMJ is associated with the jaw, we begin treatment with relaxing the jaw muscle by using TENS to find the optimum true rest position for the jaw. Our professionals can build a neuromuscular orthotic appliance to promote healing of the jaw and then provide long-term healing solutions to maintain your jaw health. When you come into Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders, our TMJ doctors can provide detailed information on your specific needs.
If you are experiencing TMJ symptoms and would like to receive timely and effective treatment, then we welcome you to make an appointment at one of our locations with a trained professional. We can provide an initial consultation and diagnose if you have TMJ, and then move forward with treatment strategies. Call us today for more information! We hope we can help you feel better soon at Koala® Center For Sleep & TMJ Disorders.