Lock Jaw

Lock Jaw

Lock Jaw

Symptoms of TMJ disorder
November 19, 2019

Symptoms of TMJ disorder

Temporomandibular joint syndrome or “TMJ” is a painful condition that affects as many as 10 million Americans. Read on to learn more about this common condition and how our Austin Cosmetic Dentistry specialists can help relieve your TMJ pain. What is the temporomandibular joint? The temporomandibular joint is a small ball and socket joint that […]

Woman holding her locked jaw in pain
February 22, 2022

Is Lockjaw a Dental Emergency?  

Everything you need to know about Lockjaw Listening to your body is a good tip on how to relieve lockjaw symptoms. However, this solution is not enough if the condition affects your normal, day-to-day functioning. It’s important that you know when the condition is serious and you need to seek help from a professional. Lockjaw, […]

TMJ pain on a woman
March 7, 2022

What are the Causes and Treatments For TMJ?

Your temporomandibular joint is the joint that connects the jawbone to the skull; it dies the important work of opening and closing your jaws as you speak and eat. Many people don’t give thought to this important function until pain and irritation develop, which is a condition known as TMJ. What is TMJ? TMJ refers […]

What causes Lockjaw?
April 29, 2022

What causes Lockjaw?

Facial pain, headaches, jaw popping, difficulty opening and closing the mouth are symptoms of lockjaw. One of the primary causes of black lockjaw is infection. If you experience these symptoms, schedule an appointment with Toothbar, a cosmetic dentistry practice in Austin Texas that can treat lockjaw to improve appearance and function. What is a lockjaw? […]

Woman feeling relief after getting botox for her lock jaw
August 22, 2022

How Jaw Botox helps with TMJ

The pain caused by TMJ (temporomandibular joint disorder) is so excruciating that many people find it hard to live a normal life. Below is how you can treat TMJ with Botox. Pain in the jaw, ear, and head is severe enough that it has affected the lifestyle of nearly 12 million Americans all over the […]

October 26, 2023

How to Unlock a Locked Jaw

A locked jaw can be uncomfortable and concerning. There are several reasons why a person’s jaw may lock, including disorders of the temporomandibular joint, extreme stress, grinding the teeth during sleep, and a condition that causes the jaw to lock, known as tetanus.   Symptoms A locked jaw can cause pain in the jaw and […]

January 31, 2024

How To Unlock a Locked Jaw

Are you having a hard time opening or closing the mouth? Does it make clicking or popping sound when you try to chew? These can be signs of lockjaw (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, TMJ). This condition affects millions in America and can cause extreme pain and discomfort. However, with appropriate treatment from an experienced cosmetic dentist […]

Schedule Your Visit Now

Our team is ready to book your appointment. The proper Dental Care can make the difference in years to come. We don't just improve the
aesthetics of your smile, we make sure your dental health is set for the long run.

Schedule your visit now