TMJ Treatment at Lifetime Dental, San Bernardino
The Temporo-mandibular Joint or TMJ connects the upper and lower jaws and is one of the most complex joints in the human body. It is capable of rotations, side-to-side movements and forward and backward movement. TMJ refers to the problems and complications associated with this joint.
- Clicking sounds
- Locking of the jaw
- Muscle spasms
- Limited movement of the lower jaw
Some potential causes of the disease include:
- Low-level infections
- Auto-immune diseases
- Clenching or grinding of the teeth
Your dentist will diagnose the above conditions to confirm if they are symptoms of TMJ and suggest corrective treatment accordingly. Some common treatments are Bite Guards Night Guards, and Bite Adjustments.
Schedule Your TMJ Treatment Appointment Today
Lifetime Dental of San Bernardino offers you the best TMJ Treatment. Visit our office for an appointment. We are located at 1918 Business Center Dr. S #210, San Bernardino, CA 92408. For appointments, call (909) 639-4805.