TMJ Disorder In Teens – What’s the best approach for jaw pain treatment?

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While dealing with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is difficult for adults, it can be especially arduous for kids and teenagers. Sure, minor jaw pains are temporary and can be combated with general painkillers. Conversely, the intense, excruciating pains that are associated with TMJ are not so easily countered. They can be disruptive to your everyday life and can even cause anxiety. As such, finding the most effective jaw pain treatment is the best approach. Dealing with Jaw Pain or TMJ Disorder Medically, this issue is related to the temporomandibular joint which links your skull and jaw. People experience TMJ problems when … Read More

[VIDEO] How to Cope With TMJ-induced Anxiety

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Health-related issues are known to cause stress and anxiety, and Temporomandibular Joint Disorder is no different. Any illness, which causes prolonged periods of acute pain can push anyone beyond his or her limits. That is why it is important to seek help before additional complications arise like TMJD and anxiety. What is Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJD)? TMJD, as it is commonly called, occurs when a patient has chronic pain in the joint that is located towards the back of the skull and jaw. People who grapple with this illness sometimes develop anxiety. Dealing with TMJD and Anxiety No one likes to … Read More

Botox for Migraines – Why It’s Not the Answer for Treating TMJ Migraines

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Botox for migraines and headacehes

Botox has been around a while as a cure for wrinkles. If you watch television, though, you might have noticed Botox advertisements that have nothing to do with wrinkles. These commercials tout the use of Botox for migraines. However, if you experience TMJ migraines, you might find that your physiological/neuromuscular TMJ dentist doesn’t recommend the use of Botox. Why is this, and is there a better alternative for these types of migraines? Why Do Doctors Recommend Botox for Migraines? While using Botox to treat wrinkles, doctors noticed that people with migraines started to experience some relief. The reason for this … Read More

How to Identify Migraines Caused by TMJ – Treatment and Management

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Individuals who suffer from frequent, painful headaches are often diagnosed with migraines. A migraine is a throbbing headache that often has additional symptoms aside from pain such as nausea or impaired vision. Typically, migraines can be treated with over-the-counter pain medication and rest. But what if the usual treatment for migraines doesn’t eliminate the problem? If that is the case, then you could be dealing with migraines caused by TMJ. At Deldar Dental, we specialize in treating patients who deal with painful TMJ-related migraines. Our team of dental experts has the training and knowledge needed to help you differentiate between … Read More

Make your mental health a priority and take back your life

Dr. Mike DeldarTMJ, TMJ MigrainesLeave a Comment

Living a life with chronic migraines can be devastating. Many people don’t know that these headaches can be one of the symptoms of TMJ disorder or TMJ dysfunction. As a Noblesville dentist offering TMJ treatment, I want every patient to be aware that TMJ-induced migraines can have a large effect on their mental well-being. A person suffering from migraines may experience anxiety, stress, depression and other debilitating symptoms. These may eventually lead to deterioration of their mental health. As a health provider that treats migraines and other painful symptoms of TMJ, I aim to help each patient get the treatment … Read More