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Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD)


Monterey TMD & TMJ Treatment - Myofacial Pain Syndrome

Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD) is a common condition affecting as many as four out of every five people.  TMD is often referred to as TMJ and is also known as Myofacial Pain Syndrome or Cranio-mandibular Dysfunction.  TMD is a complex problem with multiple contributing factors and varying levels of severity.  It is estimated that over 40 million people suffer from TMJ.  If you are one of the 40 million people suffering from head and neck pain including headaches, dizziness, difficult swallowing, clicking or grating sounds in the jaw joints, and pain behind the eyes – we may have the answers you are looking for to take your pain away. 

Do you have these symptoms?

  • Frequent headaches 
  • Severe / migraine headaches 
  • Jaw joint pain
  • Jaw joint noise
  • Ear congestion
  • Dizziness
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Clenching / grinding
  • Facial pain / fatigue
  • Sensitive teeth
  • Neck pain
  • Postural problems
  • Tingling of the fingertips
  • Nervousness or insomnia
  • Snoring or Sleep Apnea
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents

Our Goal: To relieve or eliminate pain and other TMD symptoms and restore physiologic harmony to the structures of the head and neck area.



Steven H. Chang, DDS
900 Sloat Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
Phone: 831-658-0252

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