Thousands of people across the U.S. suffer from chronic pain due to painful or problem tempormandibular joints (TMJ), when this occurs it is referred to as temporomandibular joint disorder or dysfunction (TMD). The condition affects the head and neck and can have a debilitating effect on one’s lifestyle. Dr. Jeffery Hadley can help patients suffering from TMJ Las Vegas with advanced treatments designed to reduce the pain and discomfort caused by the disorder.
Contact our practice for more information on treatment for TMJ at our Las Vegas, Nevada practice.
TMJ Las Vegas Symptoms
The symptoms of TMJ disorder are many and varied, and are often chronic. The effects of the condition typically involve:
- Discomfort and pain in the neck, back, and shoulder
- Problems with chewing
- Problems with swallowing
- Clicking or popping in the jaw
- Facial pain
- Problems with opening and closing the mouth
- Numbness in arms and/or fingers
If you think you may be suffering from TMJ, Dr. Jeffery Hadley dentist in Las Vegas can design a treatment program aimed toward significantly lessening the symptoms caused by the condition.
Treatment for TMD typically depends on each individual case. A number of options are available, including:
- Bite-realignment splints
- Night/Day Guards
- Restorative dentistry
- Oral surgery
There is relief for those affected by TMD, and those affected by it should not have to endure the suffering. Please contact our practice for details on TMD treatment, or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Jeffery Hadley.