TMJ Symptoms

Grove City Dentist Serving Columbus, Dublin, Hilliard, Ohio

TMJ, or temporomandibular joint disorder, affects each individual uniquely, presenting with a wide variety of symptoms. While the causes of TMJ may vary, TMJ sufferers have one thing in common: a bad bite. At Sheridan Dental, it is our job to evaluate the ways in which a bad bite is making life difficult for you so that we may find a fitting solution and alleviate your issues.

No matter what TMJ symptoms you are having, you can trust Dr. Raymond Sheridan and his experienced TMJ team to provide an effective resolution. Trained at the acclaimed Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, Dr. Sheridan will work hard to get to the root of your problem and provide skilled, effective TMJ treatment to help restore a healthy bite.

If you are experiencing one or more of the following symptoms of a neuromuscular problem, schedule an appointment with our TMJ dentist today.

  • Pain or soreness while chewing
  • Jaw sounds (clicking or popping) while opening or closing the jaw
  • Facial pain
  • Earaches
  • Headaches
  • Limited jaw range of motion
  • Speech abnormalities (slurring or stuttering)
  • Tooth or gum pain
  • Problems with tooth restorations
  • Clogged ears
  • Sore jaw joints
  • Aching in the jawbone
  • Tired or stiff jaw muscles
  • Pain during yawning
  • Tooth grinding
  • Jaw clenching
  • Temple headaches
  • Locking of the jaw
  • Difficulty chewing
  • Wearing of the biting surfaces of teeth
  • Tooth chipping
  • Neck or shoulder pain
  • Ear pressure
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Facial asymmetry
  • Loose teeth
  • Tooth crowding

Dr. Sheridan would be happy to discuss our neuromuscular dentistry services in detail during a free TMJ consultation. To schedule your neuromuscular evaluation, please contact neuromuscular dentist, Dr. Sheridan at Sheridan Dental today.

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