TMJ Treatment Prevent Premature Wear & Tear
  • Protect your tooth enamel against damage
  • Join our Advantage Program for savings on care
  • Minimize headaches & other TMJ symptoms

Encourage Healing With Effective TMJ Treatment in Powell

If your temporomandibular joints (TMJs) aren’t working right, it impacts your daily life. You can’t enjoy a meal without popping or clicking sounds. You likely have distracting jaw pain that can make it hard to focus. Fortunately, we can help! Visit us for TMJ treatment in Powell, and we will:

  • Give you relief from jaw pain and headaches
  • Improve your ability to talk, laugh, and open your mouth
  • Reduce your risk for dental problems
  • Boost your oral health and overall well-being
  • Enhance your quality of life and oral function

Call 865-685-9939 for an appointment. Ask about our Advantage Program if you don’t have insurance. You’ll save on exams and other treatments.

Enjoy Life Again by Stopping Chronic Jaw Pain

You certainly aren’t alone if you have a TMJ disorder. Millions of Americans struggle with this problem. It can cause a variety of uncomfortable symptoms that are difficult to ignore. You may experience jaw pain, difficulty chewing, frequent headaches, and teeth grinding. The good news is, there are effective solutions to treat this condition.

When you come in for your appointment, we’ll examine your mouth. Depending on what we find, we may recommend:

  • Custom-Made Bite Guard – We’ll create a customized guard that will act as a barrier between your teeth. It will protect your enamel from grinding or clenching. Relieving pressure on your jaw gives it a chance to heal.
  • Botox® Treatments – This FDA-approved injectable can relieve jaw and muscle pain triggering your disorder.
  • Myofunctional Therapy – We’ll teach you exercises that will treat your jaw joint. It will give you long-term relief from your TMJ pain.

Your TMJ treatment may also include restorative care to repair damaged, broken, or uneven teeth. Invisalign treatments can help if alignment issues are causing the disorder. You’ll straighten your teeth in less time than with traditional orthodontics.

Call 865-685-9939 for an appointment to get TMJ treatment in Powell. You can also schedule online.

Common Questions About TMJ Treatment / Teeth Grinding

Does TMJ treatment work?

TMJ treatment has helped many patients once again enjoy everyday activities like talking, eating, and laughing without pain. The key to successful TMJ therapy is finding a treatment method that works best for you. We offer several different ways to treat TMJ pain, including a custom mouthguard, orthodontics, restorations, Botox®, and myofunctional therapy. We’ll determine which one will work best for you.

What are the signs of a TMJ disorder?

Signs of a TMJ disorder may include jaw pain, clicking or popping sounds when chewing, difficulty opening the mouth completely, facial pain, headaches, and ear pain or ringing. Some people may also experience neck and shoulder pain or toothaches unrelated to dental problems. Also, your jaw may feel locked or stuck. If you experience any of these symptoms, it is important to visit our practice for help.

Is TMJ causing my headaches?

It’s possible, yes. Inflammation of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can lead to pain in the surrounding muscles of the head and neck, which can be misinterpreted as migraines. By wearing a mouthguard, you can alleviate the pain caused by TMJ inflammation and potentially experience relief from headaches.