Sleep Apnea and TMJ: How Are They Connected?

Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ/TMD) are serious medical conditions that can severely disrupt the lives of those who suffer from them. While at first glance, a connection between OSA and TMJ may not be clear because {{{{link id='51127' text='OSA is a sleep disorder'}}}} and {{{{link id='51113' text='TMJ is a joint disorder'}}}}, [...]

4 Signs That Your Headache May Be Linked to TMJ

Headaches are a common occurrence for many of our friends and neighbors in Miami Beach. About half of all adults experience headaches occasionally. However, some people experience headaches much more frequently: an estimated 4% of people experience headaches 15 days a month or more. It’s common for people to think of headaches as a [...]

By |April 13th, 2022|TMJ|

Should I See a Dentist or Treat My TMJ at Home?

Temporomandibular joint disorders (called TMJ or TMD) are fairly common. Depending on how you define the condition, estimates range from 5% to 25% or more, with 12% of Americans likely experiencing the condition at any time. Fortunately, for most people, TMJ is likely minor and will resolve on its own. So how [...]

By |December 21st, 2021|TMJ|

Summer Activities or TMJ Triggering Your Migraines?

If you are experiencing migraines this summer, you might be wondering what is responsible? It could be that summer activities are causing your migraines. Or it could be temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ) that’re causing the problem. Here are some tips for making the distinction.  Fun in the Sun Bright [...]

By |August 19th, 2020|TMJ|
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