TMJ/TMD Treatment – Lawrence, KS

Ease Chronic Jaw Pain

TMJ dysfunction, also known as TMD, is a common condition that impacts the function of your temporomandibular joints, or the joints that connect your jaw to your skull. It can be caused by a variety of underlying conditions, including bite misalignment, and as a result of nightly teeth grinding. At Lawrence Dental Center, we offer custom-tailored TMD treatment to help relieve jaw pain and minimize uncomfortable effects of your condition.

Why Choose Lawrence Dental Center for TMJ/TMD Treatment?

  • Accurate Diagnoses with 3D Cone Beam Imaging
  • We Accept Dental Insurance
  • Experienced Team of Dentists

Signs of TMJ/TMD

TMD can have a drastic impact on your daily life, resulting in a variety of uncomfortable symptoms, including:

  • Lockjaw
  • Chronic jaw pain
  • Tension and pain in the head, neck, and shoulder areas
  • Headaches
  • Teeth grinding
  • Earaches
  • Facial paint
  • Pain or discomfort while chewing

Treatment for TMJ/TMD

Using our cone beam 3D scanner, we can gain a detailed view of your temporomandibular joints to see how they’re functioning and what underlying condition could be a result of your jaw pain. Based on our findings, we’ll lay out your treatment options for you, which could include a customized occlusal splint or treatment with our TENS machine, or occlusal adjustments.