Family and Cosmetic Dentist - Livonia
31574 Schoolcraft Road
Livonia, MI 48150
Are you are experiencing a frequent clicking or popping sound in your jaw? If so, you may be in good company, with over 10 million North Americans who suffer from Temporomandibular Disorders, commonly referred to as TMD.
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ), located in the front of the ear, allows us to open and close our mouths and move our jaws all around so that we can talk, yawn, chew and swallow. If the jaw is damaged, or if a person grinds or clenches their teeth, they can sometimes trigger TMD. Unfortunately, the symptoms of TMD often resemble other conditions and, as such, it is difficult to diagnose. Nevertheless, let us know if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
Let's talk about your click and pop, and see what we can do to help to lessen your discomfort.