TMJ is the short name for disorders of the temporomandibular joint, which joins the skull to the jaw. TMJ causes pain in the jaw joint as well as a host of other symptoms.
Aching, clicking jaw making it hard to eat and sleep comfortably? You may have TMJ – a common condition that affects as many as 10 million Americans. At Atlanta Orthodontic Specialists, we offer several different treatments for TMJ that help reduce pain, realign the jaw, and protect the delicate functioning of the temporomandibular joint.