Headaches & TMJ Treatment in Herriman, UT | Dansie Orthodontics

Headaches & TMJ Treatment in Herriman, UT

Award-Winning Care Provides Pain Relief

tmj & headache treatment in herrimanSevere headaches and migraines can interfere with your ability to focus and perform basic tasks. Headaches and migraines can result from biomechanical issues, including Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ or TMD) and untreated orthodontic problems. Multiple factors may increase the frequency and severity of headaches and migraines. For severe headaches & TMJ treatment in Herriman, UT, turn to our 5-star rated orthodontists to learn about all your options.

What Is TMJ Disorder?

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder is a painful disorder caused by stress on the joint that connects your jaws and allows them to open and close when you speak or chew. Stress on this joint causes general discomfort to extreme pain. You may have been suffering from it for years or recently acquired it due to an injury or accident; we can help you either way! Dansie Orthodontics uses effective dentistry techniques to provide relief from chronic headaches and discomfort from TMJ disorder.

Find the Reason for Your Pain

It is challenging to self-diagnose chronic headaches, migraines, and TMJ disorder. Some patients experience frequent and severe headaches with sharp pain on one or both sides of the head. Others have pain in the jaw, face, neck, and ears. Also, tinnitus, vertigo, and dizziness may exacerbate the condition. Unbalanced dental forces may be the reason for your migraine, headache, and TMJ disorder.

End Pain with Treatment

You do not need to suffer from headaches, migraines, and TMJ disorder. Our orthodontic treatments can produce positive effects that go beyond the original complaint and address issues, including:

• Chronic headaches
• Migraines
• Temporomandibular Joint Disorder
• Chronic neck pain
• Tooth grinding and clenching
• Tinnitus

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, contact us for an evaluation. It is important to address possible TMJ disorder before it does permanent damage. Additionally, you deserve relief from painful migraines!

Improve Your Bite

Dr. Dansie uses a bite simulator to check how your bite is aligned while receiving orthodontic treatment. The bite simulator may also help determine your jaw’s ideal alignment. Even if your teeth are straight, your bite can be adjusted using orthodontic treatment to appropriately align your upper and lower jaw. This option is non-invasive and should be the first solution for headaches, migraines, and more.

Learn More About Headaches and TMJ Treatment in Herriman, UT

To learn more about headaches and TMJ treatment in Herriman, UT,  schedule your complimentary consultation, which includes a complete exam with digital x-rays and comprehensive, educational consultation with our 5-star-rated orthodontic team. Call 801.448.0126 or CLICK HERE to request a free appointment today!

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