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Protecting Your Jaw from TMD – Colorado Springs, CO

Fight TMD for a Better Quality of Life

Temporomandibular joint disorder, commonly called TMD, afflicts millions of people. It causes them to suffer from chronic jaw pain, difficulty chewing, headaches, neck pain, and more. Is there any way you can save yourself from the discomfort of TMD? This page discusses TMD risk factors, methods for protecting your jaw from TMD, and how Dr. Gasper, your dentist in Colorado Springs, can help you find relief from TMD pain.

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TMD Risk Factors

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In some cases, TMD pops up with seemingly no rhyme or reason. However, most of the time, there are specific risk factors that contribute to TMD, such as:

How to Prevent TMD

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Of course, you may have some risk factors for TMD that are beyond your control. However, there are some thing you can do to decrease the likelihood that you’ll suffer from problems with your TMJ:

The Importance of TMD Treatment

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If you begin to experience TMD symptoms, facial massage, stress relief, and changes to your daily habits may help relieve your pain. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t seek professional help. Dr. Gasper will do more than address your symptoms. He’ll use his decades of training and experience to seek the cause behind your jaw pain, and he’ll design a treatment plan that is tailored to your unique needs.

Do you believe you could benefit from TMJ therapy in Colorado Springs? Contact our team to schedule an appointment.

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