The TMJ disorder is quite inconvenient and troublesome, especially because it can make simple tasks in life very difficult. If you’re a victim of the TMJ disorder, it’s best to visit our dentists, Dr. Tony Hatch & Dr. Shivi Gupta, for treatment. In order to do so, you need to know if you’re for sure a victim of the problem. To help you have a better idea of your situation and health, we are happy to list the signs and symptoms of the TMJ disorder here:
-Clicking sounds in the jaw (If you only have this one symptom, you might not have the TMJ disorder)
-Pain while chewing food
-Discomfort in the face
-A grating feeling in the jaw when opening and closing the mouth
-Pain while chewing
-A grating sensation in the jaw when you open and close the mouth
If you have one or more of these symptoms, it’s time to schedule an appointment for treatment. You deserve to have a comfortable life!
Call Scripps Rock Dental today at 858-530-0300 if you have any questions or if you would like to know more. Our dental team will be happy to tell you all about the TMJ disorder in San Diego, California. We look forward to hearing from and helping you!