TMJ Dentist Explains How Natural Whiplash Treatment Works

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Whiplash treatment in indianapolis

Have you noticed any neck pain recently? Were you in some sort of incident that could have caused injuries to your neck? You may be suffering from whiplash.  Did you know that pain in your jaw could be a sign that you may need TMJ whiplash treatment?  What is Whiplash? Whiplash occurs when a force pushes your neck to move past its normal range of motion. It pulls on your neck’s muscles and ligaments. Symptoms include: Neck pain  Headaches Swelling Tenderness Muscle spasms Difficulty moving your neck Issues with concentrating Jaw tightness  You can develop whiplash from car accidents, sporting … Read More

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

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jaw treatment for teens with tmj disorder

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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anxiety from tmjd

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

[VIDEO] LVI Trained Dental Professional: What You Can Expect from a TMJ Dentist

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TMJ treatment with an LVI dentist in Indianapolis

Do you suffer from painful temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ disorder, or TMD)? Symptoms like chronic migraines, headaches, jaw pain, facial pain, neck pain, and teeth grinding can originate from TMD. If so, one of the best things you can do to finally find relief is to see a TMJ dentist, particularly an LVI-trained dentist. What can this type of dentist offer that others can’t? Read on to find out why you should see an LVI dentist and what kind of TMJ treatments they can present. What Is an LVI Dentist? What Kind of Training Do They Receive? Not every dentist … Read More