Headaches can ruin a good day.Hardly people would think that the jaw could be a culprit at times. TMJ (TemporoMandibular Joint) also know as the facial joint is a hinge that connects the jaw and skull which allows us to talk, chew and yawn. TMJ muscles are located under the cheeks, jaws, top and side of the head. Migraine or headaches will be generated due to strain and stress of these muscles caused due to shift in the joint position.
There are a few symptoms to be noticed such as:
Severe eye pain
Pain in jaw
Jaw getting locked
Popping/clicking of jaw
Pain in the neck
Pain on the shoulder
Difficulty with facial movement
Ringing in ears
Headaches on both the sides
Worn out teeth
Headaches can be cured in various ways and migraines caused by TMD can be treated in the following ways such as:
The treatment is simple.
Neuromuscular Dentistry The Science which finds the right jaw position which in turns helps the stress/strained muscles to ease down.
Use of equipments like ULF-TENS- (Ultra-Low Frequency - Transcutaneous Electrical Neural Stimulation) analyses the bite, identify the muscles that cause the pain and the position of the bone and the disc and rectifies it.
At The Right Bite Craniofacial Pain Care Center, doctors can help and provide the appropriate remedy for headaches or migraines caused by TMJ disorders.