Archive for January, 2023

#18 You don’t have to be a Doctor to Diagnose TMD/TMJ

                You don’t have to be a Doctor to Diagnose TMD/TMJ You read that correctly, “You don’t have to be a doctor to Diagnose TMJ/TMD”.  If you have read previous articles in this blog you will see that TMD/TMJ is actually not a very complicated disease to understand, diagnose and treat.  Unfortunately, home remedies, night […]

#17 Tinnitus, Subjective Hearing Loss, Vertigo and TMD

Tinnitus, Subjective Hearing Loss, Vertigo and TMD Tinnitus, (Ringing or buzzing in the ears), Subjective Hearing Loss, (The feeling like you ears are full of water or you are in an airplane and can’t clear your ears), and Vertigo,(a constant or intermittent sense of dizziness) are all well- known and accepted symptoms of TMD/TMJ.  Although […]

#16 Bruxism and TMJ/TMD

Bruxism and TMD/TMJ Bruxism is the technical and scientific term used to describe clenching and/or grinding of the teeth due to involuntary motion of the lower jaw. Bruxism can occur during the day, Awake Bruxism (AB) or at night, Night Bruxism (NB). Bruxism is very common, and it is estimated that roughly half the population […]