TMJ/TMD treatment

Temporomandibular Joint (TMD, TMJ) is a hinge joint connecting the mandible with the skull allowing multiple movements of the jaw. The movement allow us to speak, eat, yawn, and many more essential functions.

However, there are some patients who experience a lot of discomfort or pain:

  • Grinding or Clenching
  • Migraine
  • Popping noise
  • Tension
  • Not able to open their mouth properly
  • Injury
  • Toothache
  • Arthritis
  • Stress

These patient may be symptomatic or once in a while have some discomfort with their Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ). No matter what the situation may be Your Desired Smile recommends visiting us for a consultation to properly diagnose and assess your TMJ problem in order to help you improve your quality of life.

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Luis A. Alicea DMD, MSD
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4129 W Kennedy Blvd #1
Tampa, FL 33609
(813) 580-5244
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