This is our last in the series of blogs about Trismus. We will look at the treatment and prevention of it. Trismus – Recap Trismus is difficulty opening the jaw. It is a temporary condition lasting approximately two weeks. Trismus … Continue readingRead more
This is the last entry in the TMD series. I felt that it was important to end the series with this entry, because the information provided may help those of you who have TMD symptoms to figure out what they … Continue readingRead more
We’re almost there…you guys are doing great. But, alas, there are still a couple of points to touch on; namely, ‘How to treat TMD.’ There are various treatment options for TMD…these are: 1) Dealing with stress: Try meditation and relaxation … Continue readingRead more
I actually feel as if I’m back in dental school, except this time, I’m not the student…I’m the teacher. My goal with this entry is to make sure that information relating to TMJ, which can get quite technical, is presented … Continue readingRead more
“It hurts when I open my mouth…” “My jaw makes a noise when I open and close…” “My ears hurt…“ “I clench my teeth…“ “My jaws hurt…“ “I get headaches…“ “My neck hurts…” “I have TMJ…“ These are common patient … Continue readingRead more
We look forward to seeing you soon.
Dr Axelrad and Staff