Get Jaw Relief With Fort Smith, AR TMJ Treatment

Doctor Dan on Teeth Grinding Read Transcript

Nagging jaw pain. Annoying popping when you open your mouth. Unexplained headaches. All of these conditions are symptoms of TMJ disorder. Dental Health of Fianna can give you relief from these problems with TMJ treatment in our Fort Smith, AR dentist office. Using a safe, effective oral appliance, our team of dentists will:

  • Stop your jaw pain so you can relax and sleep better.
  • Enable you to eat more types of foods comfortably.
  • Decrease the frequency and intensity of TMJ-related headaches.
  • Make mealtimes more enjoyable.
  • Eliminate harmful teeth grinding.

Call 479-262-9101 today for TMJ help or to schedule your next checkup. Our office is on Jenny Lind Road and is especially convenient for residents around the 72908 ZIP code.

Feel Better With a Custom Oral Appliance

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain can be quite intense. These complex joints sit on either side of your head and make it possible for you to open and close your jaw. When they become irritated (known as temporomandibular disorder, or TMD), simple acts like talking, eating, or yawning can send pain shooting through your jaw.

Dental Health of Fianna offers hope and help for TMJ pain using a custom oral device – for either daytime or nighttime use, depending on your needs. We’ll perform a thorough examination of your teeth, gums, and jaw to determine if your pain is related to TMJ disorder.

If it is, your new appliance will gently push your lower jaw forward, relieving tension on your TMJ. This small motion will help you feel better, sleep better, and eat more comfortably.

The device will also help you stop grinding your teeth. By simply eliminating teeth grinding (bruxism), your jaw pain will lessen, as grinding is both a symptom and cause of TMJ pain. Plus, stopping bruxism will help prevent damage to your irreplaceable tooth enamel. If your TMD is more severe, our dentists are also proficient at using TMJ repositioning therapy to give you much-needed relief.

Get rid of jaw pain and feel better with TMJ treatment from our expert team. Call us today at 479-262-9101 to schedule your consultation. You can also request an appointment online.

Call Today To Schedule Your Appointment

Our hope is that you and your family are as healthy as you can be. In light of the advice to stay home for the time being, we want to share ...

Teeth grinding is a common problem that affects millions of Americans. This can lead to TMJ disorders. Frequent headaches, jaw and facial ...

As the weather turns warmer, you may be planning a deep clean at your house. This is a great opportunity to clear our junk that has ...