TMJ Treatment

Relieve your painful jaw and headache symptoms for good!

Non-invasive TMJ therapy.
Prevent future flare-ups and dental problems.
Completed by award-winning dentist, Dr. Steve Gorman.
Improve Your Quality of Life

We treat the cause of your TMJ disorder, not just the symptoms.

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Tired of TMJ treatments or exercises that only provide temporary pain relief? Want to avoid surgery?

Dr. Steve Gorman’s approach to treating temporomandibular disorder (TMD) involves non-invasive dentistry that focuses on finding the best position for your jaw and bite.

From there, we’ll recommend a custom dental treatment plan, which will maintain your alignment long-term.

The end result?

You’ll no longer wake up with headaches, stiff jaw, or feeling unrested, and your teeth will be protected from damage caused by teeth grinding and uneven wear.

You’ll finally get to enjoy life’s finer moments, such as eating your favorite foods without discomfort!

Could you benefit from TMJ treatment? Ask yourself these questions.

If these questions sound familiar, contact us for a TMJ evaluation.

  • Do you often have pain or clicking in your jaw?
  • Do the muscles in your face feel sore or tired?
  • Do you have headaches in the front of and above your ears? Back of your neck? Ringing in the ears?
  • When you wake up, do you feel like you’ve been grinding or squeezing your bite closed all night?
  • Have other health professionals had trouble isolating the source of your headaches?
  • Do you have issues with the appearance of your smile?

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Why Choose TMJ Treatment in Minneapolis?

Here's what our cosmetic dentist considers.
  • Alleviate painful symptoms
  • Stop and prevent dental damage
  • More successful dental treatments
  • Improve overall health
  • Reduce earaches and headaches
  • Fix underlying issues, not just symptoms
  • Eat comfortably again
  • Boost your mood

How Dr. Steve Gorman Treats TMJ Disorder

Discover our comfortable, non-invasive solution!
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TMJ Evalutation

Dr. Gorman treats underlying issues for long-term results, not just symptoms or aesthetics.

That’s why he includes a TMJ screening in every comprehensive exam, whether you have issues or not.

To check for TMD, he’ll watch how your jaw opens and closes, check x-rays for structural impairment, address symptoms, and see if there are discrepancies between your bite and jaw closing.

TMJ Splint Therapy

The first step in treatment is relaxing your jaw muscles. Split therapy allows you to wear a custom dental appliance to gradually move your bite and jaw into their ideal position.

Over time, Dr. Gorman will adjust your splint, which will continue to relax your muscles and diminish your symptoms.

Once Dr. Gorman finds your perfect bite, we’ll create a custom dental plan to keep your bite and jaw position in place.

The end result is a painless and problem-free smile that lasts a lifetime!

What Else Is There to Know?

Watch Dr. Gorman's short videos on TMJ-related topics.

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How the TMJ plays a role in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
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How Dr. Gorman treats bruxism (teeth grinding), a common TMD symptom.
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The damage from grinding your teeth.
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FAQs about TMJ Disorder

Answered by our restorative dentist, Dr. Gorman!
Have more questions? Give us a call today.
Get Your Pain-Free Life Back

Contact us to schedule a consultation for TMJ treatment.