Tmj Disorder

jaw spasms

Exploring the Rare and Routine Causes of Jaw Spasms

Muscle spasms can be incredibly painful, and when they occur in your jaw, they can make it difficult to do simple things, such as talking, smiling and eating. To eradicate these forcible and involuntary contractions of your jaw muscles, you have to first determine the cause. Knowing the cause gives […]

acupuncture for tmj

Can TMJ be treated with acupuncture?

Temporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a condition that affects the Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and is characterized by pain in the masticatory muscles located in this area. The pain is felt in the jaw, neck, face, head, and sometimes in the shoulders. TMD may cause your teeth to erode due to the […]