Providing Better Smiles to Calgary & nearby areas of Alberta
If you suffer from chronic, debilitating headaches and have been unable to successfully treat them, you might want to visit your dentist. You may be suffering from TMJ symptoms This condition develops when your jaw is misaligned. The first step in your headache treatment is to alleviate any pain associated with your misaligned jaw.
Dr. Silver will use a TENS unit to apply ultra-low frequency electrical stimulation to your jaw muscles. This will relax them and make it easier to locate your jaw’s ideal resting position. Once your pain has been alleviated, Dr. Silver will work towards finding a more long term solution that moves your jaw into its ideal resting position. This can be accomplished using a variety of TMJ treatment methods, including:
- Orthotic devices
- Full mouth reconstruction
- Dental restorations
Dr. Silver will recommend the ideal treatment option for you based on your unique oral health needs and the severity of your jaw misalignment. If you suffer from chronic headaches, please contact Dr. Silver today to schedule your initial TMJ consultation. Southcentre Dental Clinic serves patients in the Calgary, Alberta area.
Dr. Silver graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Silver believes in treating the whole patient and has a special interest in helping patients with TMJ pain and sleep Apnea.