TMJ Surgery for Better Function
The Impact of TMJ Surgery
Common Treatment for TMJ Disorder
Exercises to help strengthen and stretch the jaw muscles to improve mobility and motion. Heat and ice therapy to help with blood circulation and pain. Massage therapy to help relieve muscle tension and discomfort.
Custom-made oral appliance worn over the teeth to prevent grinding and clenching while helping to keep the jaw and teeth in proper alignment.
A non-surgical approach to treating TMJ disorder that involves injecting BOTOX into facial muscles to ease tension and discomfort. The relaxing effects of injections often last over three months.
Surgery that corrects the position of the upper or lower jawbone. Treatment brings the jaw and teeth back into alignment, restoring function and occlusion.
TM Joint Replacement
Repairing or replacing the TM joint(s) with a custom-fitted implant to restore proper and comfortable function for everyday movements.
Don’t Wait to Seek Treatment
Receiving TMJ treatment can be a life-changing and liberating experience. If you leave your TMJ disorder untreated, it can actually lead to additional health conditions, from a loss of sleep to an unhealthy lifestyle. With TMJ surgery in San Clemente, CA from our oral surgeon you can regain comfortable function for everyday movements like eating dinner with a friend or laughing with family. If you’re anxious, we combine clinical experience, innovative technology, anesthesia services, and a friendly atmosphere to offer you a visit and experience like no other.
We’ll always seek out conservative treatments when possible, but if TMJ surgery in San Clemente, CA is necessary, we’ll provide all the educational information you need to feel comfortable and walk you through what to expect every step of the way. Don’t leave debilitating problems with your TM joint untreated. We encourage you to contact our experienced team right away and receive the freedom you need to live a better quality of life!