If you were diagnosed with temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ/TMD), your life is probably filled with significant discomfort and pain. Thankfully, Dr. Reza N. Roodsar and his team of professionals at Respond Dental are here to help patients in North York, Ontario, by offering numerous TMJ treatment options.
Our temporomandibular joint inside our jaw holds both the upper and lower jaw sections together. The hinge allows your mouth to open and close for eating and talking. However, there are times when this joint may not function properly, causing numerous problems that may include:
Once TMJ becomes a chronic problem, it can cause serious quality of life issues, causing one’s overall health to take a turn for the worse. Often, patients may manage this condition using pain medication. However, with the use of a specialized mouthguard, many patients can address this issue without the use of potentially dangerous and addictive pharmaceuticals. Dr. Reza N. Roodsar and his colleagues at Respond Dental can recommend the best mouthguard appliance to treat symptoms connected with TMJ/TMD.
By working with Dr. Reza N. Roodsar, he will find the treatment to relieve your TMJ/TMD-related jaw pain and headaches. Often, he will recommend trying a TMJ mouthguard appliance as patients have shown to benefit from this appliance. In fact, many no longer require medication to address their TMJ/TMD distress.
With a TMJ mouthguard, you can feel results almost immediately or within a few days or weeks. However, when relief comes, the levels of pain and discomfort will feel like night and day. Call Respond Dental today at (416) 318-7465 and schedule your consultation with Dr. Reza N. Roodsar to begin your journey to TMJ pain relief. Our office is at 45 Sheppard Ave E Unit #108, North York, ON.