TMJ Therapy Edmonton

We take a comprehensive approach to TMJ therapy, addressing the underlying causes of your TMJ disorder to provide long-lasting relief.

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Professional Treatment For TMJ

TMJ therapy encompasses a range of treatments and techniques designed to address issues related to the temporomandibular joint, which connects your jaw to your skull. TMJ disorders can cause a variety of symptoms, including jaw pain, clicking or popping noises when opening or closing the mouth, difficulty chewing or biting, and headaches or earaches. TMJ therapy aims to relieve these symptoms and improve the function of the jaw joint.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know!
What causes TMJ disorders?
There are a variety of potential causes including jaw injury, teeth grinding or clenching, arthritis, jaw misalignment, and stress/anxiety causing jaw clenching
How do I know if I have a TMJ disorder?
Common symptoms of TMJ disorders include jaw pain or tenderness, difficulty opening or closing the mouth, clicking or popping noises when chewing, headaches, earaches, and facial pain. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, it is important to consult with a dental professional for an evaluation and diagnosis.
How long does TMJ therapy take to work?
The timeline for TMJ therapy effectiveness can vary depending on the severity of your symptoms and the specific treatments used. Some patients may experience relief from TMJ symptoms within a few weeks of starting therapy, while others may require more time for noticeable improvement. Your dental professional will work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan and monitor your progress throughout therapy.
Is TMJ therapy covered by insurance?
Coverage for TMJ therapy may vary depending on your dental insurance plan and provider. Some plans may cover certain treatments or procedures related to TMJ disorders, while others may require pre-authorization or have specific limitations or exclusions.
What are the treatment options?
Treatment for TMJ disorders varies depending on the severity and underlying causes. Common treatment options include lifestyle modifications, physical therapy, stress management techniques, medications (such as muscle relaxants or pain relievers), occlusal splints or nightguards, and, in some cases, surgical intervention. The choice of treatment will be determined by your specific condition and its severity.
Can I prevent TMJ from recurring?
While some TMJ disorders are caused by factors beyond your control, you can take steps to minimize the risk of recurrence. This may include stress management techniques, avoiding habits like teeth grinding or nail biting, maintaining good posture, and following any post-treatment recommendations provided by your healthcare provider.
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I went a repair on a broken tooth and needed a crown. Dr. Iyad was very kind and careful throughout the entire process.

Kris B.

This clinic is amazing! Super friendly and efficient staff. I have been a patient since 2016 and have always been impressed!

Nicole S.

This is an amazing clinic with responsive staff. I barely had any wait time. The dentist and the dental hygienist were also very amazing.

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