How Dentists Diagnose and Treat TMJ and Bruxism
TMJ is the common term used to describe temporomandibular joint dysfunction—sometimes referenced as TMD. The term refers to an abnormality or malfunction of the joint that joins the jaw to the skull.
Bruxism, on the other hand, is the act of grinding and clenching the teeth, especially during sleep.
In some cases, these disorders are linked.
Fortunately, certain dentists, including Dr. Danielle ...