TMJ/TMD Treatment in Studio City, CA
TMJ are three letters that pain is usually associated with. It is a complicated joint that can cause pain and discomfort. It is the joint that connects the lower jaw to the rest of the skull.
TMJ is a common ailment that can be caused by different reasons.
Bruxism is the term used for clenching or grinding of the teeth. A mouth guard can be used as a barrier to protect the teeth from applying unnecessary pressure on the joint and helps to reduce strain.
Applying Botox to certain areas can greatly reduce the muscle strain associated with TMJ pain.
Dr. Maya has treated TMJ problems for over 15 years and was one of the first dentists in the Los Angeles area to treat TMJ with Botox.
Contact our office for more information and a consultation.