Posts Tagged: tmd treatment

Patient Testimonial: TMJ Headaches

“After 3 years of chronic TMJ pain, various treatments (such as biofeedback, physical therapy, and massage therapy), and countless doctors, I started to just accept that my headache and neck ache pain was always going to be a part of me. However, like all good stories, just when I had accepted my fate, my story… Read more »

Many People Grind or Clench Their Teeth

Many people grind or clench their teeth unconsciously.  Whether awake or asleep, this difficult-to-break habit, officially known as bruxism, can have detrimental effects on not only your teeth, but also your overall health. Breaking the habit while awake is not as serious as when asleep because—of course—it’s nearly impossible to break an involuntary action if… Read more »

TMJ Disorder Relief for Chicago’s North Shore

More than 15 percent of adults in the United States suffer from some form of chronic facial pain, and about 50 percent of our patients exhibit signs or symptoms of temporomandibular joint (TMJ, or jaw joints) disorder. We’ll descrube the symptoms of TMD, also called temporomandibular joint dysfunction, so you can understand if you suffer… Read more »