Get Relief With TMD/Facial Pain Therapy

Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) is a condition that affects millions worldwide, causing pain and discomfort in the jaw joint and surrounding muscles. Often characterized by symptoms such as jaw pain, clicking or popping noises, headaches, and difficulty chewing, TMD can significantly impact your quality of life. Fortunately, Skyview Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Aurora, ON, offers treatment options for those suffering from this debilitating condition.

What does facial pain therapy involve?

Facial pain therapy encompasses various techniques and modalities to alleviate TMD symptoms and restore normal jaw function. One common approach involves using oral appliances, such as splints or mouthguards, to realign the jaw and reduce pressure on the temporomandibular joint. These custom-fitted devices help to stabilize the jaw, prevent teeth grinding, and promote proper jaw alignment, ultimately reducing pain and discomfort.

Another key component of facial pain therapy is physical therapy, which focuses on strengthening the muscles surrounding the jaw joint and improving mobility. We can help patients regain flexibility and reduce muscle tension through targeted exercises and manual techniques, improving jaw function and decreasing pain.

In addition to these interventions, lifestyle modifications and stress management techniques are crucial in TMD treatment. Stress and anxiety can exacerbate TMD symptoms by causing muscle tension and jaw clenching. Learning relaxation techniques, practicing mindfulness, and adopting stress-reducing habits can significantly improve treatment outcomes and prevent symptom flare-ups.

What are the benefits of facial pain therapy?

Addressing the underlying causes of TMD and promoting proper jaw function can enhance oral health and prevent long-term complications such as tooth wear, joint degeneration, and chronic pain.

By relieving TMD-related pain and discomfort, facial pain therapy can improve sleep quality, enhance daily functioning, and boost overall well-being. With proper diagnosis and personalized treatment plans, individuals suffering from TMD can experience significant improvements in their quality of life and regain control over their oral health.

If you're experiencing jaw pain or discomfort, we can help. Don't hesitate to contact us today. Relief is within reach.


Contact Skyview Family & Cosmetic Dentistry About TMD & Facial Pain Therapy Today!

  • Promote proper jaw function
  • Prevent tooth erosion
  • Improve sleep quality
  • Relieve pain in the jaw and face
  • Enhance your overall well-being!