Tag: tmj disorder

TMJ Disorder: Why Jaws Shouldn’t Pop

Do you notice that your jaws pop when you open and close your mouth, or that your jaws sometimes lock in an open or closed position, unable to move for a moment or two? For some people, a popping/clicking jaw is little more than an annoyance, while for others, it can be painful enough to… Read more »

Jaw Pain? You May Have TMD.

TMJ disorder, or TMD, can be painful, and it can slowly destroy your teeth. November is TMJ Awareness Month, so now is a great time to learn about the symptoms and treatments of TMJ disorder. Do you have TMJ disorder? Your temporomandibular joints connect your jaw to the temporal bone of your skull. The joints… Read more »