Orthodontist TMJ specialist

Orthodontic TMJ treatment

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ) affects millions of people. The most effective way to alleviate this pain is through professional care. Our team handles every TMJ case individually to ensure that you get the customized care you need for long-term results and relief.

Whether you’re not sure if you have TMJ or you’ve tried finding a solution yourself already, our professional, experienced teams in Brentwood and Smyrna will work with you directly to understand your TMJ symptoms and find a solution that will offer relief as soon as possible.

Premier TMJ orthodontist in Smyrna and Brentwood

We can provide customized TMJ orthodontics treatment due to our experienced background and understanding of the origin points for TMJ. TMJ can occur for multiple reasons, such as a joint’s cartilage being damaged or improper disk alignment. You can also develop TMJ through different types of arthritis, long-term teeth grinding or a jaw injury.

Even if you don’t have any idea what caused your specific case, we will take every measure necessary to determine the best course of treatment. Because every patient’s TMJ is different, we’ll take the time to understand your specific symptoms. Some TMJ symptoms include:

  • A tender or painful jaw

  • Aching around the ears or jaw

  • Discomfort in the temporomandibular joints

  • Difficulty chewing food

  • Strain when opening or closing your mouth

As a TMJ provider, Our team will perform a detailed assessment before deciding on the most effective personalized treatment plan. We will continue to follow up with your TMJ after finding a solution to ensure that your symptoms have decreased or disappeared entirely.

Our custom TMJ orthodontics solutions

When you turn to us as your TMJ orthodontist in Smyrna or Brentwood, we’ll treat you like family. Our goal is to make you as comfortable as possible during your initial appointment and all future visits. You can expect our team to handle your TMJ treatment by:

  • Asking you questions about the level of your pain or specific symptoms

  • Suggesting different courses of treatment, such as wearing a mouthguard at night

  • Taking the time to understand your exact needs and goals

  • Utilizing top-of-the-line industry technology to create a custom treatment plan

  • Ensuring you’re comfortable and confident in your TMJ treatment

Whether your specific case requires Invisalign® for TMJ or a more advanced solution, our team can help. We’ll explain our exact thought process and reasoning for recommending a particular treatment method. We’ll go above and beyond to provide you with a positive experience and relief from your symptoms.

Reach out for TMJ symptom relief today

If you’re looking for an experienced TMJ specialist in Brentwood or Smyrna, TN, turn to Barbieri Orthodontics. Our Smyrna and Brentwood offices are equipped to handle even the most severe cases of TMJ due to our experienced staff, cutting-edge technology and dedication to providing premier care.

To learn more about our different routes of treatment for TMJ, you can schedule a virtual appointment before visiting us in person. You can also schedule an in-office appointment online or contact us so we can answer any initial questions.

We can’t wait to hear from you and provide the relief you’ve been waiting for!