Have you been experiencing constant jaw pain? Unable to eat or drink without wincing? Or does your jaw feel stiff as you speak? You may be suffering from Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder. TMJ can create stiffness in the muscles around your jaw and cause related problems in the teeth. Get yourself walking, running, and moving smoothly by treating the TMJ.
The TMJ is a joint that connects your jaw to your skull. Primarily assists in the mobility of the jaw, damage to the joint can cause severe pain throughout the body such as, shoulder stiffness, upper back pain, and neck pain.
Sometimes, it is difficult to interpret the symptoms of TMJ disorder. That’s why our experienced Maryborough dentists recommend visiting our office to seek the correct diagnosis of your condition. Some of the symptoms that should be noted include: