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3 Facts About TMJ

San Francisco CA TMJ Expert

If you suffer from TMD contact Dr. Bob Perkins, DDS to discuss how he can help you find relief from your pain and discomfort associated with TMD. Dr. Perkins offers you conveniently located, high-tech practice in Malibu and New York. He’s happy to serve you alongside his compassionate team. TMJ (temporomandibular joints) TMJ is the […]

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Does Your Jaw Click or Pop? What it Could Mean

TMJ Specialists in New York NY

What should you do if your jaw makes cracking, popping, or clicking sounds? That depends on what’s causing the noise. Normal Jaw Popping There is a circumstance where jaw-popping is normal. This is called “subluxation.” It’s when your lower jaw bone passes too far over a ridge on the opposite upper part of the joint. […]

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Qualified TMJ Disorder Care

San Francisco CA TMJ Specialists

If you suffer from jaw pain, you may feel like this is something you need to learn to deal with. You may wonder if there’s any hope or help to give you relief from the pain and discomfort you are experiencing in your jaw or neck. If you are experiencing this type of pain it […]

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Here’s Why Your Jaw May Hurt More at Night

New York NY TMJ Specialists

Have you noticed that your jaw seems to hurt the most first thing in the morning when you wake up? That’s no coincidence. Sleeping can be destructive to your jaw in a few ways. You’re Under a Bit of Stress Nighttime bruxism or teeth-grinding is a tricky habit to deal with because you don’t know […]

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Is Your Jaw Pain Related to Poor Tooth Alignment?

Malibu CA TMJ Treatments

Have you heard dentists or orthodontists suggest that crooked teeth can cause TMJ pain? It’s true: tooth alignment can play a role in straining your jaw. Here’s why: Crooked Teeth Are Bad for Your TMJ When teeth are lined up in a healthy and normal position, they can comfortably close together when you chew. But […]

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6 Frequently Asked Questions about TMJ Pain

New York NY TMJ Causes

You’ve probably heard a few people complain about having “TMJ” while rubbing their temples and wincing in pain. Now that your jaw has started to ache, you’ve got a few questions about what may be going on. Here are some quick answers to a few of the most common questions about TMJ pain. What does […]

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Olympic Inspired Athleticism May Cause Olympic Inspired Accidents

Los Angeles CA Dentist That Treats TMJ

Why is it that everyone is glued to the televisions during this month to watch the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang? Is it to watch the amazing feats of athleticism? Is it to fuel the competitive fire that you have? The events, such as the ones involving skiing, provide these reasons for viewing for sure. However, […]

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