Suffering from chronic pain? Find out how to get an accurate TMJ diagnosis

Tackling chronic pain

Dr Gary Imm Blog, TMJ, TMJ pain, TMJ treatment

Suffering from chronic pain? Find out how to get an accurate TMJ diagnosis If you have chronic pain including headaches, shoulder pain, neck pain or other symptoms, you may have heard that TMJ disorder can be the cause. A good first step in finding relief from chronic or un-diagnosed pain is to determine if you have TMJ disorder. That calls for a …

How can a problem with your jaw cause headaches and migraines?

Carroll County Jaw Problems

Dr Gary Imm Blog, Neuromuscular Dentistry, TMJ pain, TMJ treatment

How can a problem with your jaw cause headaches and migraines? Sometimes it can be difficult to know the difference between normal headaches and migraines. Determining the cause of the pain can help to find an appropriate treatment that will eliminate the pain rather than just cover it up. Doctors sometimes overlook a common cause of headache pain: the jaws. …

Suffering TMJ pain? Find out how electricity could help relieve it

Westminster TMJ Pain Relief

Dr Gary Imm Blog, TMJ, TMJ pain, TMJ treatment

Suffering TMJ pain? Find out how electricity could help relieve it TMJ disorder is a problem with your jaw joints, but TMJ pain can spread far beyond your jaws. Because of the complexity of the nerve clusters involved with your jaws and your face, you can get headaches, neck pain and even backaches from TMJ disorder. Pain can be relieved …

TMJ Neck and Back Pain

Dr Gary Imm TMJ pain

Is your neck killing you? An aching neck, stiff shoulders, a sore back; so many people live with discomfort every day and assume that it’s just a cause of too many hours at the wheel, in front of the computer screen, or slouching on the couch. It’s true, these activities can put a big strain on our postural muscles, but …

Ear Pain

Dr Gary Imm TMJ pain

What’s the buzz? Are you ears ringing, congested or painful?  Here you are, living and your ears are giving your problems. As much as you know something isn’t right, your doctor has never found a problem. You explain your symptoms, the doctor shines a light, explores your inner ears and exclaims –“nothing appears to be wrong”. Still, you know the constant …

Jaw Pain

Dr Gary Imm TMJ pain

Snap, crackle, pop … in your jaw? Whenever you use something repetitively, wear and tear is inevitable. This same fact holds true for your teeth. Think about that for a moment! You use your jaw each and every day. Day-in-day-out your jaw is working every time you talk, breathe, kiss, eat, drink, swallow, laugh, yawn… You chew with them, bite with …

Facial Pain

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Facial pain can be more than miserable, Westminster Dentist Dr. Gary Imm can help Face pain can plague you in a variety of ways; However your face pain presents itself, it can be agony. What causes TMJ facial pain? TMJ affects all the muscles in the vicinity of your jaw, particularly those in your head, neck, back, shoulders and face. The …