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Articles2018-10-30T20:26:23+00:00

ARTICLES ABOUT TMJ

UNDERSTANDING TMJ, HEAD, NECK & FACE PAIN

Knowledge is power! We’ve put together some helpful information to help you better understand  TMJ, head, neck and facial pain. In the articles below you’ll find information on causes, symptoms and what you can do about it. For more information please call us today at (203) 883-4433 or request a consultation.

Headaches and Your Dental Health

One in eight Americans suffer from recurring headaches that are so severe they cannot carry out normal living! An estimated 80% of all headaches occur from muscle tension. Did you know that many tension headaches [...]

How To Stop Headaches

Headaches are one of the most commonly reported ailments and there are many causes of headaches. Pain in the head and neck can be due to a fever, sinus infection, an infection in a [...]

The Nightly Grind

The sound, which breaks the silence of the night, can frighten small children and startle sound sleeping adults. It has been likened to “someone walking up creaking stairs” or “the cracking of nuts”. It [...]

Chronic Headache Pain

Many chronic headaches that have been incorrectly diagnosed as migraine or sinus headaches are, in fact, muscle spasm headaches caused by temporomandibular joint dysfunction. TMJ is a syndrome that develops when the teeth and [...]

SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES

Biomechanically Induced Dental Disease

Abstract Malocclusion, as an etiological a in dental disease, is among the most controversial subjects in dentistry. Bruxism has been blamed on stress and many other nondental factors. A biomechanical mechanism that serves as [...]

The Occlusion/Pain Connection

Because countless doctors see patients with headaches and because so many reasons exist for damaged teeth, TMJ dysfunction has become a controversial subject in dentistry and medicine. This article focuses on that aspect of [...]

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