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Treating TMJ with Neuromuscular Dentistry

July 12, 2016

Filed under: TMJ Therapy — Tags: — drgrivas @ 7:37 pm

TMJ treatment in SacramentoWhen the temporomandibular joint functions incorrectly, TMJ or TMD disorders develop. TMJ is a painful condition that produces a wide range of symptoms and complications. Due to the temporomandibular joint and adjoining muscles functioning incorrectly, the jaw doesn’t move properly. As a result, the movement of the jaw can become difficult. The incorrect functions and movement add strain to the joint, further enhancing the severity of the symptoms. With TMJ treatment in Sacramento, you can relieve the discomfort and improve the function of the jaw using an advancement in dentistry. With neuromuscular dentistry, Dr. Scott Grivas will realign the jaw to stop the discomfort.

What Causes TMJ?

February 23, 2016

Filed under: TMJ Therapy — Tags: , — drgrivas @ 9:17 pm

TMJTMJ is a disorder that occurs in the temporomandibular joint, which is the hinge joint that connects your jaw to the temporal bone of the skull on each side of the ear. TMJ is a temporomandibular disorder (TMD) that can result in pain and discomfort. There are multiple causes of the disorder, such as injuries, arthritis, and certain stress factors to the joint. Thankfully, with treatment the pain and discomfort of a TMJ disorder can be resolved.

TMJ Treatment with Neuromuscular Techniques

December 7, 2015

tmj treatmentWelcome to our brand new blog! Dr. Grivas and his whole team are excited to have this avenue as a way to bring you the very latest information about our practice and your oral health. This is just one aspect of our commitment to improving the smiles of all our neighbors in Sacramento. To start things off, we’d like to share a little information on a revolutionary TMJ treatment — one that uses neuromuscular techniques to provide you with the relief you need. Keep reading to learn more from Dr. Grivas today.


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