Effective Mandibular Displacement Therapy for Jaw Alignment

Mandibular Displacement Therapy at Sonrise Dental is a specialized treatment designed to correct misalignment of the jaw. This therapy can provide significant relief for patients experiencing TMJ disorders, bruxism, and other related symptoms.

What Is Mandibular Displacement Therapy?

Mandibular Displacement Therapy is a treatment that focuses on:

  • Correcting the position of the lower jaw (mandible) to alleviate stress on the temporomandibular joint (TMJ).
  • Addressing issues such as jaw pain, difficulty chewing, and clicking or popping sounds during jaw movement.

How Does Mandibular Displacement Therapy Work?

The therapy involves:

  • An initial assessment of your jaw alignment and TMJ function.
  • Using custom-made oral appliances to gradually reposition the jaw.
  • Adjustments over time to achieve optimal alignment and relief.

The Benefits of Mandibular Displacement Therapy

Patients undergoing this therapy can experience:

  • Significant reduction in jaw pain and discomfort.
  • Improved functionality in biting, chewing, and speaking.
  • Relief from headaches and other symptoms associated with TMJ disorders.