TMJ affects the joint that connects your jaw to the skull, leading to symptoms that can significantly impact your daily life. You might notice jaw pain, difficulty opening your mouth wide, a clicking or popping sound when you move your jaw, headaches, ear pain or stiffness in the jaw muscles. If these symptoms sound familiar, it is time to consult with our dentist. Dr. Michael Bender is equipped to diagnose your condition and tailor a treatment plan that meets your unique needs.
When you come to us for TMJ treatment in Elgin, Illinois, expect a comprehensive examination aimed at understanding the root cause and severity of your condition. Depending on your specific situation, your personalized treatment plan could include jaw exercises, medications to alleviate pain, oral appliances to lessen jaw strain or corrective dental treatments for more severe cases. Our approach prioritizes your comfort and aims to restore your jaw function with the least invasive methods possible.
Choosing TMJ treatment at our office brings several benefits, including:
If you are struggling with symptoms of TMJ, we are here to help. Our dedicated team is ready to provide the care and support you need to navigate your treatment options and move toward a healthier, more comfortable smile. Reach out to us today at 847-888-4334 to book your consultation.