If you currently suffer from chronic jaw or facial pain, you need to come into our office as soon as possible. We want to help you in any way we can, and the sooner you come into our office for diagnosis and treatment, the better.
What are common symptoms of jaw pain?
The most common symptoms of jaw pain include pain in or around the ear, jaw tenderness, headaches, neck aches, pain when biting, clicking or popping sounds, trouble opening your mouth, and facial swelling.
What are the causes of the jaw pain?
The causes of the jaw pain are usually teeth-grinding habits, the TMJ disorder, toothaches, infections, arthritis, injury, and periodontal disease.
What are available treatments?
There are many treatments available in the world today that can help with your jaw pain, including:
· Mouth guards
· Muscle relaxants
· Root canal therapy
· Periodontal treatment
· Tooth extraction
If you have any questions or if you would like to know more, we invite you to call 801-756-2006 today and schedule an appointment with Dr. John Lohner. Our team at Lexington Heights Dental is here to help you in any way we can, and we want you to have the best health possible. So, call our office now so you can be one step closer to a comfortable and healthy life!