TMJ Dentistry in San Diego
San Diego’s lovely weather and landscape are two big reasons why no one should have to suffer from TMD. What fun is the Cabrillo Lighthouse or a walk through Balboa Park when you can’t stand to smile? Leading Dentists’ neuromuscular dentistry professionals in San Diego don’t think anyone should have to miss out on life in America’s Finest City because of TMD pain.
Leading Dentists will help you find a TMJ specialist in San Diego to help. A TMJ specialist goes above and beyond what your general care dentist and doctor can do to find the underlying cause(s) of your symptoms, which can include:
- Teeth grinding
- Jaw clenching
- Jaw pain
- Facial pain
- Unexplained headaches
- Sinus problems
- Neck and shoulder pain
- Pain or pressure in the eye region
A neuromuscular dentist will investigate your problem and create a treatment plan to keep it in check. A TMJ dentist in San Diego can fit you with a mouth appliance, give you a set of exercises you can do, or even take more serious measures to correct an overbite or underbite. The highly trained dentists in the Leading Dentist network have all been certified through the Las Vegas Institute’s rigorous training and practice effective treatments where surgery is always a last resort. Don’t miss another day of easy smiles and vibrant, sunny city life. Search for a TMJ specialist and make an appointment here in San Diego today.
Before Your Visit
Help is on the way with one of our neuromuscular dentists. Until your appointment, find some relief at home with these DIY care tips.
Avoid crunchy, hard, or chewy foods. Stick with soft or drinkable meals for now.
Be easy with your jaw—don’t open it too wide or move it too suddenly.
Try an OTC pain medication.
Find effective ways to help you manage stress, and consider how you can reduce stress in your life for the long term.