TMJ / TMD

TMJ Evaluation and Treatment in Roanoke, Va

TMJ – In dental language TMJ stands for Temporo-Mandibluar-Joint.  This is the joint that your lower jaw, or mandible, shares with the temporal bone of your skull.  Common symptoms include headache, neck ache, and pain on opening, closing, or chewing.  Not only can TMJ be painful, but the noise of popping and clicking can be embarrassing.  It can be a frustrating and sometimes even frightening disorder.  We understand this and will do everything possible to help you get well again. Learn more about TMJ/TMD here.