The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint in front of your ears that connects your jaw to your skull. This joint is responsible for allowing the jaw to move and function and is the most used joint in the human body. TMJ problems are fairly common and are easier to diagnose and treat now more than ever before.
Symptoms for TMJ can vary from person to person, so it is important to communicate with Dr. Curtis about which symptoms you are experiencing and how much pain you are in, if any. At Upstate Oral Surgery & Dental Implants, we can assess and treat your TMJ disorder right in the comfort of our office.
If you experience any one or more of the following, you may have TMJ problems:
Please contact our office today to set up a consultation with Dr. Curtis so that he can fully assess your condition and provide you with the care that you deserve.
There are a number of different treatment options that Dr. Curtis may deem fit for your TMJ disorder. After evaluating the joint and other areas of your face and jaw, he will likely implement any of the following treatment plans:
No matter what symptoms you are experiencing, Dr. Curtis is highly trained and capable of helping you achieve comfort and expert-level treatment. Please call to request a consultation if you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, or if you have questions about treating your TMJ.