Do you suffer from TMJ problems? You aren’t alone – an estimated 10 million Americans are affected by symptoms emanating from jaw joints. Many people do not seek treatment. They have been told that their only options are powerful pain killers or surgery. Dr. Shrenna Clifton in Newnan helps patients find relief from TMJ disorders, with dental treatment and gentle therapies.
Maybe you suspect a TMJ problem, but you aren’t sure. Common symptoms are:
Temporomandibular joint dysfunction has a dramatic impact on quality of life. Dr. Clifton takes as much time as necessary to understand symptoms and make an accurate diagnosis. If a determination of TMJ is made, she explains treatment options beginning with the most conservative approach, and progressing until you find relief.
Your individualized treatment plan may include: