TMJ & TEETH GRINDING TREATMENT
FOR CARY, DURHAM, RALEIGH, CHAPEL HILL, APEX, MORRISVILLE, NC & BEYOND
Jaw joint and facial pain is a common affliction for many of our patients. At Sunrise Dental, our team can help by offering specialized TMJ and teeth grinding treatment to alleviate your pain and get you back to your normal life. We take pride in helping patients throughout Cary, Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Durham, Apex, Morrisville, NC, and the surrounding areas. On this page you will find more information about what causes jaw pain, how your oral health can be affected by teeth grinding and clenching, and how we can help these common problems. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about the procedure or to schedule an appointment!
Why is my jaw hurting?
If you are experiencing pain associated with your jaw joint, you may be suffering from TMD. TMD, or temporomandibular dysfunction, is caused by stress or injury to the jaw joint. However, this dysfunction can manifest in a variety of ways. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, you may be suffering from TMD.
- jaw pain
- neck pain
- popping or clicking of the jaw
- unexplained headaches or migraines
- shoulder or upper back pain
- facial pain
Please contact one of our convenient area locations if you are experiencing these symptoms. We can help you get the treatment you need to feel better.