What is TMJ?
Everyone has TMJ, in fact you have 2 of them! TMD refers to patients who have a disorder or dysfunction within their TMJ. TMD is often referred to as the “great imposter” because its signs and symptoms can mimic dozens of other disorders
What causes TMD
TMD can have a single cause or multiple causes including:
Other factors that can lead to issues:
Shifting or missing teeth, misaligned jaw, arthritis, and sleep disordered breathing.
Symptoms of TMD
Diagnosis of TMD
Do most people with TMJ disorder need surgery?
Fortunately no! Most cases can be treated with conservative treatment options.
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