How A Misaligned Jaw Affects Your Overall Health

Manual Muscle Therapy for TMJ Most people don’t think about their jaw joint, also known as the TMJ (temporomandibular joint), until something goes wrong with the way it works. Problems with the jaw’s alignment can cause seriously painful side effects such as headaches, tinnitus, as well as facial and ear pain.  These painful symptoms are often associated with the condition... read more »

Relieve Symptoms of TMJ or TMD with TruDenta

When something is off with the alignment of your jaw, you feel it. The condition known as TMJ/TMD, or temporomandibular joint dysfunction, can leave its sufferers experiencing chronic headaches, facial and ear pain, not to mention difficulty eating and speaking. At Shirck Orthodontics, Dr. Shirck is happy to offer patients who may be dealing with TMJ/TMD a state-of-the-art diagnostic and... read more »