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Our team at Mark Kupec D.D.S. P.C. cares for you and your oral health, which is why we encourage you to call our office and schedule an appointment with our dentist if you experience any jaw pain. If you have a TMJ disorder, or if you grind and clench your teeth, Dr. Mark Kupec may provide you with a dental splint. Our custom-made splints can help reduce the pain, aching, and discomfort caused by grinding, clenching, and jaw joint dysfunctions.

Jaw pain is a serious and inconvenient issue that can result from the TMJ disorder, arthritis, infection, teeth-grinding habits, toothaches, periodontal disease, injury, and sinus problems. The most common symptoms of jaw pain include pain in or around the ear, jaw tenderness, headaches, neck aches, pain when biting, clicking or popping sounds in your jaw, trouble opening your mouth, and facial swelling. So, if you experience any of these symptoms, it’s important to visit our office and receive treatment as soon as possible.

Some treatments for jaw pain include:

-Mouthguards

-Meditation

-Muscle relaxants

-Root canal therapy

-TMJ disorder treatments

-Tooth extraction

-Medication

-Exercises

Now that you know all about the symptoms, causes, and treatments for your jaw pain in Georgetown, Texas, it’s time to improve your health by meeting with your dentist, diagnosing the problem, and starting a treatment. You will have a better jaw in no time if you call us today at 512-930-7645 and schedule an appointment! We look forward to working with you.