Individualized Treatment Plan from a TMJ Dentist
Several different TMJ treatment options are available to improve the function of your jaw. As a specialized TMJ dentist, Dr. Williamson is on the leading edge of TMJ disorder treatment possibilities. After our in-depth evaluation confirms the diagnosis of TMJ disorder, Dr. Williamson determines the best course of treatment for your individual situation. The most common treatments for TMJ disorder include:
• Prescription medications, such as NSAIDs, muscle relaxers, or anti-anxiety medication to reduce the pain and relax the joint.
• Splint or night guard, to lessen the effect of clenching or grinding and correct a misaligned joint.
• Dental work, to balance the biting surfaces of your teeth or correct a bite problem.
If your TMJ disorder is more serious, other treatment options are also available. A TMJ dentist is the best choice to properly diagnose and successfully treat your TMJ disorder. Count on Dr. Williamson to accurately diagnose your situation, provide the very best TMJ treatment available, and successfully alleviate your symptoms.
TMJ disorder impacts your quality of life and your overall health. It can be difficult to live with the pain and discomfort. Also, if left untreated, TMJ issues worsen with time. Fortunately, it can be treated and remedied by Dr. Williamson, a TMJ dentist with the know-how to conquer your TMJ disorder. Let us help you find relief from the difficult symptoms of your TMJ disorder.