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TMJ Treatment

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorder is a condition describing the pain experienced in the jaw, or in the form of headaches, caused by improper alignment between the jaw, connecting muscles, and skull. Pain and swelling in the jaw joint is the most common symptom, but sometimes the muscles’ uneven pull on the skull results in headaches.

In Fair Oaks, CA, this painful condition can be treated by Dr. Kristi Alexander, with splints or laser treatment for pain management.

Dr. Alexander is one of only a few dentists who are equipped to properly treat TMJ in Fair Oaks, so contact our office if you are experiencing swelling of the jaw and/or persistent headaches.