TMJ Causes

If you’re dealing with the pain of dysfunction in your jaw joint, you’re desperate to discover what causes TMJ pain and how you can find relief. However, there is no single cause for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD). There are numerous factors that can result in TMJ symptoms. At Today’s Headache Institute, we are not only committed to providing our patients with proven treatments to relieve their pain, but educating them on their diagnosis.

What Causes TMJ Pain?

TMJ disorder is commonly caused by injury to the jaw joints or surrounding tissues. Other causes include:

  • Bruxism (teeth grinding)

  • Teeth clenching

  • Dislocation of the disc between the ball and socket joint

  • Arthritis in the TMJ

  • Acute trauma

  • Wear and tear on cartilage in the jaw bones

  • Improper bite

  • And more

At Today’s Headache Institute, we know TMJ and all related head pain problems are not a mystery. They are problems that can easily be diagnosed and treated with nearly 100% success rate. That’s why we’ll perform a proper diagnosis, create a treatment plan that addresses your specific problems, and provide you with a permanent, pain-free result.

The first step to relieving your pain is understanding the causes of TMJ dysfunction. To learn more about TMJ causes, contact us today! We are happy to answer any questions you may have. Solve your pain in 6-8 months or we’ll give you your money back.

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