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Botox injections can help treat jaw pain

Botox injections can help treat jaw pain

We have learned that the prevalence of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder (TMD) is between about 5% and 12%. In fact, TMD is higher among younger people and twice as prevalent in women as men. When this jaw pain occurs, it often is chronic and can last for more than five years. Since you need your […]

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Infographic: Botox treatment for migraines and TMD

Infographic: Botox treatment for migraines and TMD

If you suffer from migraines or temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder (TMD), we understand that it can be disruptive to your day. The good news is there is another solution that can help: BOTOX®. By using Botox, we can help relieve your jaw tension by making muscles unable to engage in the powerful, often unconscious movement […]

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Infographic: Understanding TMJ pain

Infographic: Understanding TMJ pain

It can be difficult to diagnose temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders (TMD) for many reasons. With a less than clear understanding of the causes and exact symptoms affecting TMD and the surrounding muscles, health care professionals are often hesitant to diagnose TMD. At Craniofacial Pain & Dental Sleep Center of Georgia, Dr. Mayoor Patel is the […]

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Infographic: Treatment options for TMJ pain

Infographic: Treatment options for TMJ pain

Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, can cause pain and discomfort that ranges from mild and infrequent to severe and constant. It can even lead to debilitating pain. For treatment, the available options will depend on a person’s individual level of pain and associated disability. Treatment can also be addressed through different options based on the […]

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6 ways to find relief from your jaw pain

6 ways to find relief from your jaw pain

Jaw pain is often a debilitating condition that affects your ability to eat and speak. Your pain can develop from your sinuses, ears, teeth or jaw itself. With so many avenues for jaw pain, it can be hard to determine if it is actually because of your jaw or something else. However, most jaw pain […]

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Suffer from TMD? Follow these tips for 2020

Suffer from TMD? Follow these tips for 2020

With every new year comes a list of things you want to do to better your life. Whether it is exercising more or eating healthier options, it is important to set goals and parameters to follow. Just as you plan your meals to lose weight and become healthier, you should also be mindful of how […]