Dr. Charles Bell on TMJ and Teeth Grinding If you are in dental pain or discomfort due to your TMJ, call Bell Dental Group at 513-802-9440 right away! We’ll do all we can to get you relief at our Cincinnati, OH dentist office!
Our skilled dentists will get you out of pain fast and provide a variety of dental services to fix your joint damage. Don’t live with migraines or headaches any longer. Instead, ask us how to improve the health of your TMJ!
Get TMJ Pain Relief
Your temporomandibular joint (TMJ) opens your jaw thousands of times each day. Every time you speak, chew, or yawn, your TMJ is working. It’s no surprise that when your TMJ is injured, life can become pretty miserable. Not sure if your TMJ is the problem? Take a look at these common symptoms.
- Headaches or migraines
- Facial exhaustion
- Pain in your neck or shoulder
- Clicking or popping sounds when chewing
- A sore jaw
Do I Have A TMJ Injury?
If you are experiencing any of the symptoms in the above list, you may have a TMJ injury. Sometimes it’s simply stress and your jaw needs rest. Other times, we can offer a solution like a mouthguard or oral appliance to help your TMJ heal and prevent further injury.
Visit our office soon, and let us evaluate your jaw health. It won’t take long to determine if your TMJ is the cause of your pain! If your TMJ is healthy, we can help you find the next steps to take, whether that is investigating other possible oral health concerns or making the decision to call your general practitioner.