About TMJ

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TMJ Symptoms

Much like every individual is unique; each person experiences TMJ pain and symptoms in a unique and different way. TMJ patients may have jaw pain, neck and shoulder problems, difficulty swallowing, tooth pain, eye problems, and even ear pain. Dr. Farnad has a holistic approach to treating patients.  If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please give us a call to schedule a consultation with Dr. Farnad.

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Treating TMJ

Just as each patient experiences TMJ differently, we treat and care for every patient according to their individual needs and symptoms. Dr. Farnad always offers nonsurgical treatments to patients and only suggests surgical treatment once other methods have been exhausted and the patient is still experiencing tremendous pain.

 

TMJ treatments cannot always cure the problem but they can tremendously relieve painful symptoms and provide the patient with TMJ pain remission. Dr. Farnad creates a treatment plan specifically designed to relieve pain and increase function and jaw mobility. The doctor works with the patient to form a plan of action that will prevent future pain flair ups.

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Diagnosing TMJ

Knowing that TMJ pain can manifest in numerous different symptoms it is important to know that there are specific ways to diagnose and treat TMJ. Our office provides a specific and thorough examination for all of our TMJ patients. Dr. Farnad is a TMJ specialist with expertise in mandibular movement , facial, and jaw pain. It is very important to have a thorough evaluation of your current symptoms, to create an individualized treatment plan to effectively manage your TMJ.

Living with TMJ
Living with TMJ

Having TMJ can be frustrating and oftentimes people close themselves off from their friends and family because they do not want to explain their painful symptoms. Everyone handles TMJ differently and frequently the stress of TMJ makes their symptoms worse. Let us help you find ways to relieve stress and tension to increase your overall health and happiness.

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TMJ & Arthritis

Just as each patient experiences TMJ differently, we treat and care for every patient according to their individual needs and symptoms. Dr. Farnad always offers nonsurgical treatments to patients and only suggests surgical treatment once other methods have been exhausted and the patient is still experiencing tremendous pain. Numerous patients are affected by arthritis which can create or worsen their TMJ. Dr. Farnad's holistic approach to TMJ care and treatment will determine the source of your TMJ.