Craniofacial Pain for Adults (TMD/TMJ)
Facial pain, headaches and jaw problems are frequently only a symptom secondary to a greater problem affecting the body, much like a fever is secondary to the common flu.
Craniofacial Pain Services for Adults – may include 1 or more of the following
Non-surgical treatment plan for rehabilitation
Decompression appliance therapy (short term wear of custom orthopedic oral orthotics – not splints)
Medication and supplement regimens
Physical medicine treatment (Laser therapy, trigger points, prolo therapy, phonophoresis)
Multi-discipline Referral Coordination
Proper diagnosis and emphasis on origin rather than symptoms alone is key to successful, long term treatment results. After proper diagnosis, a specific non-surgical, treatment plan for rehabilitation is developed for the unique needs of each individual patient.