TMJ Therapy in Cedar Hills, UT

Are you experiencing jaw pain, discomfort or other symptoms related to TMJ disorders in Cedar Hills, UT? At Lexington Heights Dental, we specialize in diagnosing and treating TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders, offering relief and improving your quality of life. Our team is dedicated to understanding the root causes of your TMJ issues and providing personalized treatment plans.

Understanding TMJ Disorders

TMJ disorders can manifest in various ways, including jaw pain, difficulty chewing, clicking or locking of the jaw and even headaches or ear pain. These symptoms can arise from issues like jaw misalignment, stress on the joint or teeth grinding (bruxism). Proper diagnosis and treatment are essential to alleviate discomfort and prevent further complications.

Our Approach to Treating TMJ

Our dentists will conduct a thorough evaluation to determine the specific nature of your TMJ disorder. Based on this assessment, we develop a tailored treatment plan, which may include:

  • Oral appliances or night guards to prevent teeth grinding and ease jaw tension.
  • Physical therapy exercises to strengthen jaw muscles and improve joint function.
  • Recommendations for lifestyle changes to reduce stress on the jaw.
  • In some cases, more advanced treatments or referrals to specialists.

Benefits of TMJ Therapy

  • Pain Relief: Alleviates chronic jaw pain and discomfort.
  • Improved Jaw Function: Restores normal jaw movement and function.
  • Reduction in Related Symptoms: Can decrease headaches, ear pain and other related issues.
  • Customized Care: Treatments are tailored to your specific needs and symptoms.
  • Non-Invasive Options: Focuses on minimally invasive, conservative treatment methods.

Take the First Step Towards Relief

If you are struggling with TMJ-related symptoms, let us help. Contact our dental office at 801-756-2006 to schedule a consultation with Dr. John Lohner, Dr. James Standring or Dr. Latecia Miller for TMJ therapy in Cedar Hills, Utah. We are here to provide you with the expert care and support your need to overcome discomfort and improve your overall well-being.

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