Santa Monica Dentists Hale & Hale DDS Bring Relief From Chronic Pain Caused by TMD

Drs. Brent and Susan Hale are helping solve TMD related pain for residents of Santa Monica, Santa Monica, and beyond. If you have TMD, chances are that you already know it. If you are suffering from chronic neck, jaw, and head pain you may have TMD (temporomandibular joint disorder).

Many people with TMD experience acute and/or chronic pain in the jaw muscles and/or inflammation of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). The TMJ is the joint that connects your jaw to your skull and left untreated, TMD can make life very difficult.

TMD Symptoms: 

  • Chronic headaches
  • Clicking / popping of the jaw
  • Facial, jaw, ear and neck pain
  • Limited bite
  • Uncomfortable bite
  • Tinnitus – constant ringing of the ear(s)
  • Muffled hearing
  • Teeth grinding
  • Teeth clenching
  • Dizziness

Santa Monica Dentist, Dr. Susan Hale Can Diagnose and Treat TMD

Dr. Hale has many diagnostic options available to discover the source of your TDM. Visit the office of Hale & Hale DDS near Santa Monica to receive a muscle exam, TMJ evaluation and jaw movement evaluations from Dr. Susan Hale and start to get relief from your chronic pain.

Dr. Hale may also use other forms of technology such as EMG (electromyography), CMS (computerized mandibular scan) or ESG (electrosonograph) to discover the root cause of your TMJ pain. Once the source is discovered, Dr. Hale can begin to treat underlying causes – she has hundreds of hours of TMD treatment education and nearly 25 years of success stories:

You don’t have to live with chronic TMD. There are so many treatment options that allow us to get you back to restored health that will let you get through your day and rest every night. Relief is possible.

Are you ready to end your chronic TMD? Call Dr. Susan Hale to schedule a consultation at her office near Santa Monica and find out how you can live pain free!