TMJ Dentistry

Articles on the topic of TMJ Dentistry from the dental blog of Dr. Jess Santucci, an Orinda, CA dentist. LEarn what TMJ is, what causes TMJ and how your Orinda, CA dentist can bring relief from chronic headaches and other pain caused by TMJ.

Ask Your Orinda Dentist: What are TMJ and TMD?

Ask Your Orinda Dentist: What are TMJ and TMD?

Ask Your Orinda Dentist: What are TMJ and TMD? The temporomandibular joint, commonly referred to as TMJ, is the joint where your jaw connects with the temporal bones of your skull. Discomfort and problems associated with your jaw and the muscles that control it is referred to as TMD (temporomandibular joint disorder) There is no… Read More