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

Jaw Pain from Stress – How You Can Finally Get Some Jaw Pain Relief

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Have you ever gotten a headache after you’ve had a stressful day? This at times can be attributed to tense neck and shoulder muscles, but more often than not, the pain you’re experiencing is from your jaw. Jaw pain from stress is a common complaint of people with TMJ disorder. Tense and sore jaw muscles can easily contribute to a headache – not to mention a full-fledged migraine. Why does stress cause this type of reaction in our muscles, including those in our jaw? And what can people do to find jaw pain relief ASAP? Jaw Pain from Stress: The … Read More

Jaw Pain After a Car Accident? It’s More Common Than You’d Think

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Your jaw is very delicate: it doesn’t take much impact to cause a serious injury. People don’t usually associate TMJ or jaw pain with car accidents. The truth is: jaw pain after a car accident is incredibly common and it can cause long-term damage if left unchecked. As a dentist in the greater Indianapolis area, I see this fate all too often. Unfortunately, many people also tend to misidentify the symptoms of TMJ or jaw pain as something less significant. TMJ is very serious and includes a broad range of painful symptoms. Keep these common symptoms in mind if you … Read More

Girl Scouts Troop visits Deldar Dental: Smiles Squad Program

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Smile Squad Program and Noblesville Dentist Dr. Mike Deldar

One of our main objectives at Deldar Dental Noblesville is to educate our patients and the Hamilton County community. That’s why we partnered with a local Girl Scouts troop and Delta Dental of Indiana to be part of the Smile Squad Program. This brought girls from all over the community in Fishers, Carmel, Westfield and Noblesville to our office. Dr. Deldar and our team hosted a group of 22 bright young ladies in our Noblesville dental office on Thursday, January 25th, 2018. The Scouts got a tour of the office, with detailed information about the different areas, instruments, and daily … Read More

6 Signs Your Partner Has TMJ: Tips from Indianapolis TMJ Specialist

Dr. Mike DeldarGeneral / Family Dentistry, TMJLeave a Comment

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder is painful because it impacts bone and muscular activity throughout the head and face. As a TMJ specialist in the greater Indianapolis area, I’m here to let you know that this disorder can manifest as many symptoms – not just jaw pain. You and your partner may believe these are isolated symptoms, but they could very well indicate a TMJ or Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) diagnosis. Many people avoid seeking treatment for this condition because they believe surgery is the only solution. As a TMJ dentist, I can tell you this isn’t true: many non-invasive treatment … Read More