At Lake of the Woods Dental Health Centre, our dentist and team can provide care for patients suffering from TMJ (TMD) in Kenora. Read on to learn about our TMJ (TMD) Therapy options.
Do you feel pain when trying to open your mouth, or does it hurt to move your mouth from side to side? You could be suffering from the common problem of Tempromandibular Joint pain or Tempromandibular Dysfunction. Other symptoms include:
Because there can often be multiple causes for TMJ symptoms, there’s not a “set” way of treating these conditions. That being said, the first step in any successful treatment is the proper diagnosis.
Dr. Mike Christensen will perform an evaluation of your symptoms and concerns and suggest a customized treatment therapy for your condition.
We try and work with you to identify other treatment partners—such as physiotherapists, chiropractors, cranio/mandibular specialists or even massage therapists — who try and work together to bring you relief.