Experience Relief From TMJ
See Chernoff Plastic Surgery to give you treatment for your TMJ / TMD disorder and discomfort.
Understanding TMJ Disorder
Are you struggling with jaw pain, making it tough to chew or talk? Dr. Chernoff at Chernoff Plastic Surgery in Indianapolis has the solution. We offer non-surgical TMJ disorder treatment that can bring you the relief you've been seeking.
TMJ disorder, or temporomandibular joint disorder, is a condition that affects the joints connecting your jawbone to your skull.
These joints are crucial in everyday activities like talking, chewing, and yawning. When they're not working right, it can lead to discomfort and pain that interrupts your life.
Who Does TMJ Disorder Affect?
TMJ disorder doesn't discriminate. It can affect people of all ages and backgrounds. You might notice jaw pain, headaches, or clicking and popping sounds when you move your jaw.
If these symptoms sound familiar, don't worry; Dr. Chernoff and his experienced healthcare team can help.
Discover Non-Surgical Relief
At Chernoff Plastic Surgery in Indianapolis, we have non-surgical treatments to ease the discomfort caused by TMJ disorder. We use injectable neurotoxins right here in our office to address your symptoms.
With careful injections, we can target and relax the overactive jaw muscles that cause pain and tension. This minimally invasive approach can relieve your TMJ-related symptoms, helping you regain comfortable jaw function.
You'll get a personalized treatment plan to ensure treatment is tailored to your unique needs. Our goal is to enhance your quality of life and bring back pain-free jaw movement.
Your Journey to Comfort Starts Now
We understand how TMJ disorder can affect your daily life at Chernoff Plastic Surgery in Indianapolis. You'll experience dedication, professionalism, and patient-centered care, guaranteeing the highest level of service and support on your path to a pain-free jaw.
Customized Treatment Plans
Before we suggest any treatment, Dr. Chernoff or one of our skilled providers will thoroughly evaluate your condition. We take the time to understand your specific symptoms and concerns to make sure your treatment plan suits your needs.
We take pride in offering FDA-approved neurotoxin injections to tackle TMJ disorder. These treatments are safe, effective, and provide relief to improve your quality of life.
Is TMJ Disorder Disrupting
TMJ disorder, or temporomandibular joint disorder, is not just an inconvenience; it can have significant consequences if left untreated.
Understanding the risks associated with untreated TMJ disorder is essential for making informed decisions about your health and well-being. If you leave TMJ disorder untreated, you can experience many issues.
One of the most immediate and persistent risks of untreated TMJ disorder is chronic pain. The discomfort can radiate from your jaw to your face, neck, and even your shoulders. Over time, this ongoing pain can significantly impact your quality of life, making simple activities like eating and talking painful and exhausting.
TMJ disorder tends to worsen over time if not addressed. What might begin as occasional jaw pain or discomfort can escalate into more severe symptoms, including frequent headaches, jaw locking, and difficulty opening or closing your mouth. Ignoring these signs can lead to a deterioration of your overall oral health.
TMJ disorder can have adverse effects on your dental health. Grinding and clenching your teeth, which often accompany TMJ disorder, can result in tooth wear, fractures, and even tooth loss. These dental issues can be both painful and expensive to treat.
Impaired Quality of Life
The persistent discomfort and limitations imposed by untreated TMJ disorder can significantly reduce your overall quality of life. Everyday tasks like eating, speaking, and sleeping can become increasingly challenging, affecting your emotional well-being and self-confidence.
The chronic pain and restrictions caused by TMJ disorder can lead to psychological distress, including anxiety and depression. The constant discomfort and its impact on your daily life can affect your mental health, relationships, and overall happiness.
In severe cases, untreated TMJ disorder can lead to more complex issues, such as arthritis in the temporomandibular joint. This can result in more extensive treatments, including surgical interventions, to address the condition.
Limited Treatment Options
If you feel tempted to put off your TMJ treatment—don’t. That will make it harder to find therapies strong enough to help later on and give the disorder the chance to worsen. Early intervention is the key to a pain-free jaw.
Get in Touch Today
Ready to explore how injectable neurotoxins can make a real difference in your journey to TMJ disorder relief? Schedule a consultation with us today and take that crucial first step toward a life free from TMJ discomfort.