How Neuromuscular Dentistry Can Help Treat Your TMJ Disorder

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Crystal Lake TMJ treatmentIf you've been diagnosed with temporomandibular joint disorder, also known as TMJ, then you are all too familiar with the pain and discomfort it can cause. Fortunately, Dr. Preet Sandhu offers a unique solution that can help treat TMJ disorder.

Neuromuscular dentistry goes beyond the superficial appearance of your smile and examines the joints within your jaw, neck and body. This advanced technique can pinpoint the problem. Common issues that can cause TMJ include:

  • A Misaligned bite
  • Muscular asymmetry
  • Neurological issues

Utilizing neuromuscular dentistry, Dr. Sandhu can help alleviate symptoms associated with TMJ, including:

  • Chronic pain
  • Migraines/headaches
  • Difficulty chewing
  • Lock jaw
  • Facial pain
  • Sore jaw

By seeking out the techniques offered by Dr. Sandhu and her clinically trained staff, your TMJ symptoms can significantly decrease in severity and frequency, potentially resolving completely.

Dr. Sandhu has vast experience in offering patients relief from TMJ. Her extensive training offers a new perspective in treating temporomandibular joint disorders.

To determine if neuromuscular dentistry is the best TMJ treatment option for you, Dr. Sandhu will meet with you to discuss your overall dental care goals as well as your symptoms. She will work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan.

If you are in the Crystal Lake area and would like to discuss treatment options for your TMJ, give our office a call at 815-893-6345 to schedule your consultation.