What is TMJ?

TMJ is the temporomandibular joint. This is the joint which connects the jaw to the rest of the skull, located just below the ear. TMJ disorders, often referred to as simply “TMJ,” are localized pain disorders that can occur when the jaw joint is injured, misaligned, or damaged.

Bright Side Dental wants to do our best to help educate our patients. If your question is not listed below, please do not hesitate to call 1-800-Painless (1-800-724-6537).

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