TMJ Pain Therapy in Highlands Ranch, CO
August 24, 2021
What causes TMJ pain?
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) connects the lower jaw to the bones of the skull. A condition known as Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) can cause pain and stiffness in the TMJ. When it is subjected to trauma such as an injury to the neck or head, or aggravated by clenching or teeth grinding, TMJ disorder (TMD) arises.
What You Need to Know About TMJ
HERE ARE SOME SIGNS & SYMPTOMS:
- Facial pain
- Earaches or ringing of the ears
- Dull, chronic headaches
- Jaw locking
- Clicking or popping sounds in the jaw joint
- A bite that feels uncomfortable or “off”
- Neck, shoulder and back pain
- Swelling on the side of the face
Get Your Pain Under Control
THE FAST & EFFECTIVE SOLUTION
The Epic™ works as a therapeutic device that helps to temporarily increase your blood circulation as well as to temporarily relax your muscles. The Epic is then able to temporarily relieve joint pain and stiffness. Treatment takes approximately 5-10 minutes for each area, so it’s fast and convenient for people with busy schedules. Patients can come in for additional treatments as needed by your healthcare provider.
THE RIGHT CHOICE
Between 5-12% of people in the United States experience pain associated with TMJ disorder. Until recently, it was typically treated with injections, physical therapy, night guards, and anti-inflammatory medications that could have side effects when used over long periods of time. Now there is an effective therapy with the use of Epic laser technology. Epic pain therapy gives you a reason to smile.
Epic Laser Pain Therapy for TMJ in Highlands Ranch offered by Magna Family Dental Studio
Epic Laser Pain Therapy™ delivers penetrating therapeutic warmth to temporarily relieve minor pain.
A standard procedure is only 5-10 minutes for each site treated. The procedure can be repeated as needed.
Epic Laser Pain Therapy provides a therapeutic way to temporarily relax the muscles and temporarily reduce your pain.
How Can We Help?
If you would like to enjoy the benefits of Epic Laser Dentistry, let’s talk. We invite you to make an appointment with our office to learn how Epic Laser Dentistry can give you the smile of your dreams while providing a more gentle experience.