The practice anticipates that this new service update will encourage more Frisco residents suffering from jaw pain and other TMD-related symptoms to seek its specialized, non-invasive treatment. In addition to jaw pain, temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD) can cause headaches and migraines, dizziness, neck and upper back pain, anxiety and restlessness, and more. The practice hopes to provide patients relief from these symptoms through its TMJ therapy.
Interested parties can learn more at https://millenniumsmiles.com/service/tmj/
With this update, Millennium Smiles offers patients the opportunity to have their oral muscles evaluated with advanced biometrics to determine the cause of their symptoms. Once the dentist identifies the root cause, they will create a personalized treatment plan, which can include noninvasive corrective appliances, expansion techniques, orthodontic treatment, and myofunctional therapy.
TMJ Disorder (TMD) occurs when the temporomandibular joint, which connects the lower jaw to the skull, does not function correctly. The condition can negatively impact chewing efficacy and cause pain in various areas of the body, which can lead to sleeping impairment. If left untreated, the condition tends to worsen over time and can lead to anxiety, digestive disorders, or the need for teeth extractions.
Millennium Smiles has developed unique treatment protocols for TMD which have a proven 95% success rate. In most cases, the practice starts patients with a 12-16 week TMJ therapy plan designed to retrain the oral muscles and bring the jaw back into healthy alignment. If patients require further treatment to find full relief, Millennium Smiles can prescribe corrective appliances, orthodontic treatments, and more.
About Millennium Smiles
Located in Frisco, Texas, Millennium Smiles strives to provide comprehensive oral care for local residents in a welcoming, tranquil environment. In addition to myofunctional therapy for TMJ disorder, the practice offers 24/7 emergency dentistry, periodontal disease treatment, teeth whitening, orthodontics, kids’ dentistry, obstructive sleep apnea therapy, and more. Millennium Smiles has recently expanded into a second, privately-owned location in the Frisco area which specializes in cosmetic and implant dentistry.
“When I came to Millennium Smiles recently, Dr. Korus actually took the time to show me just how bad the infection was in the back of my tooth into my jaw,” said one satisfied patient. “After talking with the dentist and getting her recommendations, we decided to take it out. The process was nearly painless.”
Interested parties can learn more and schedule an appointment with Millennium Smiles by visiting https://millenniumsmiles.com/service/tmj/
5649 Lebanon Rd
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