The Premier TMJ Dentist Serving Patients from Minooka, IL

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What are Common TMJ Symptoms?

If you are suffering from TMJ symptoms—you are not alone. Over 20 million people are affected by TMJ. TMJ is caused by improper alignment of the temporomandibular joint. Some of the most common symptoms of TMJ include:

  • Neck and upper back stiffness
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Grinding of the teeth
  • Pain in the jaw joints
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Vertigo

While TMJ is more often found in women, men can also be diagnosed with it. Your TMJ symptoms can range from slight discomfort to constant pain. If you are in the Minooka, Illinois, area and are dealing with any of the above TMJ symptoms, please contact Lakota Dental right away.

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An Experienced TMJ Dentistry Provider

Lakota Dental is here to help prevent your TMJ symptoms from occurring. When you visit our office, Dr. Mike Lakota will discuss your current symptoms and examine the position of your jaw before offering an accurate diagnosis. Patients diagnosed with TMJ are treated with a custom orthotic device designed to prevent TMJ symptoms.

Lakota Dental is led by Dr. Mike Lakota—a dentist with over 25 years of experience and more than 500 hours of continued education. As a family dentistry office, we treat patients over 2 ½ years old with all oral health needs by utilizing innovative technology and offering top-notch care.

Contact Lakota Dental today to schedule a comprehensive TMJ consultation in our dental office near the Minooka, IL, area.

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