Posts Tagged ‘TMJ’
Jaw Misalignment After Oral Appliance Therapy
Why you have jaw/bite problems in the morning after wearing a night guard, oral sleep appliance or retainer.Read More
Joint Vibration Analysis for TMJ and Myofacial Pain
As part of every dental exam the Cape Dental Doctors palpate the face and TMJ’s to see if there is any clicks or pops associated with opening and closing the mouth. Occasionally, a patient will have clicks and/or pops during the examination. Thankfully, most clicks and pops have been happening for years and are not…Read More
Occlusal Wear: Why Do My Jaws Hurt So Much?
What do you think the expected life span of a human being was 100 years ago? Forty-three. Life is so much more complicated today! Are we living longer than our teeth were design to last? Do people have more stress in their lives than way back then? These are a few of the complicating factors…Read More