(MENAFN- GetNews) Center for Sleep Apnea and TMJ, PC is a leading TMJ and sleep apnea office. In a recent update, the clinic cautioned patients on the ideal time to see a TMJ specialist.
Grand Rapids, MI – In a website post, Center for Sleep Apnea and TMJ, PC has shared the common signs for visiting a Grand Rapids TMJ specialist .
TMJ causes intense and throbbing pain in the jaw and face. This pain can occur at any time of the day, preventing one from sleeping well at night. If one experiences such pain often, they may want to consider visiting a TMJ specialist in Grand Rapids for an examination.
Also, if one experiences frequent headaches compared to migraines in intensity, one may be suffering from TMJ. Of course, recurring headaches are never a good sign, but if they coincide with jaw pain, jaw stiffness, or facial tenderness, they may be a sign that one is suffering from more than just dehydration, the leading cause of headaches.
Jaw muscles tell a lot about the health of the structure when they are in pain. Tenderness in the jaw area usually is caused by some strain on the muscles or joints themselves. If one's jaw aches when they wake up in the morning, schedule an appointment with a Grand Rapids TMJ specialist.
Waking up with a stiff jaw once in a blue moon is not always cause for alarm. However, waking up frequently with a stiff jaw, or developing one throughout the day, is a sign that something is wrong. Not to mention, it is one of the significant symptoms of TMJ.
About Center for Sleep Apnea and TMJ, PC
Center for Sleep Apnea and TMJ, PC is a dedicated office offering sleep apnea, snoring, and TMJ treatments. Dr. Wilson works closely with your physicians to optimize patients' outcomes. They are IN-NETWORK with many insurance companies, making them one of the most affordable providers around. In addition, they TELEMEDICINE APPOINTMENTS, making initial appointments for patients at the comfort of their homes.
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