TMJ Neck Pain

TMJ and related neck and shoulder pain Temporomandibular disorder is often called TMJ, although this is actually the abbreviation for the joint that this disorder affects. The proper abbreviation for temporomandibular disorder is TMD, and it negatively affects one of the most important joints in the body, the jaw, which can have some surprising and severe effects on the surrounding …

Unbalanced Bite

Unbalanced bite can be a pain in the neck Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders are a group of conditions that cause pain and dysfunction in the jaw joint and the muscles that control jaw movement. There are a number of symptoms associated with TMJ disorders that range from an annoying ache to a searing pain. While there are a wide variety …

What is TMJ (neuromuscular) dentistry?

The science of TMJ (neuromuscular) dentistry Many people find it extremely difficult to enjoy everyday activities because of a painful condition such as a headache, earache, sore ear or an aching neck. It has been estimated that more than twenty-eight million people suffer from chronic headaches, while about forty-five million experience migraine headaches on a regular basis. These headache sufferers …