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Save Your Smile With TMJ/Teeth Grinding Treatments in Johnson City, NY

You don’t have to deal with constant pain in your face, jaw, neck, ears, or shoulders. TMJ-related issues can cause those problems and even lead to teeth grinding, which harms the enamel on your teeth. The office of Dr. Jerry Farrell provides easy solutions to make these problems go away.

Dr. Jerry Farrell on teeth grinding and TMJ Read Transcript

Dr. Jerry Farrell achieved a fellowship with the International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics, where he intensely studied TMJ-related pain. He can quickly determine which treatments will provide you with long-lasting relief. Call 607-304-3993 for a consultation with Dr. Farrell and feel better from the treatments he provides at our Johnson City, NY dentist office.

Solving Your TMJ And Teeth Grinding Troubles

Dr. Farrell will closely examine your mouth and discover the source of your discomfort. He’ll then create a customized oral appliance that you can wear during the day or night to:

  • Prevent further jaw pain you’re experiencing
  • Prevent teeth grinding to ensure your oral health, since grinding can wear down your teeth
  • Help you get a better night’s rest
  • Stop daily headaches or migraines from interfering with your life

Why You’re Dealing With TMJ Or Teeth Grinding Issues

Your jaw joints are called temporomandibular joints, or TMJ. Stress or pressure on your jaw can lead to temporomandibular joint dysfunction, or TMD.

TMD is not your fault. Oral or facial injuries could lead to TMD, as well as arthritis or an uneven bite. TMD can cause you to grind your teeth at night or simply tighten your jaw during the day, which leads to headaches, exhaustion, and further dental issues. If you feel or hear clicking or popping when you move your jaw, you are likely dealing with TMD.

With a customized oral appliance from Dr. Jerry Farrell, you can rest easier at night and feel much better during the day. And if your TMJ-related pain is due to an uneven bite, Dr. Farrell can restore your bite and relieve your pain with orthodontics.

Call 607-304-3993 to discuss your issues with Dr. Jerry Farrell at our Johnson City, NY dentist office. We can also be reached through our online form if you have any questions or wish to book your appointment there instead. We’re here to stop your jaw and facial pain and make sure your smile remains in great shape.

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