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Do you ever wonder if you’re a victim of the TMJ disorder? If so, our dentist, Dr. Scott Healey, is more than happy to help you. The sooner you know, the sooner you can treat it and find the comfort you deserve. Now, it’s always best to call our team and schedule an appointment, but our dentist is happy to give you an idea of your situation here today. The signs and symptoms of the TMJ disorder include:

-Pain in the jaw

-Chewing difficulty

-Clicking sounds or feelings in the jaw (this symptom alone does not diagnose the TMJ disorder)

-Locking in the jaw, which means not being able to open or close the mouth

-Pain in the jaw joints

-Aching pain around your ears

-Pain while chewing food

-Discomfort in the face

-A grating feeling in the jaw when opening and closing the mouth

If you have one or more of these symptoms, it’s time to schedule an appointment at our office to treat the problem and return to a fully functional life.

To learn more about the TMJ disorder in Lindon, Utah, please reach out to Scott M. Healey Dentistry when you have the chance. All you need to do is dial 801.653.0099 and our dental team will be thrilled to give you the answers, tips and details you seek. We look forward to your phone call!