New Patients: (760) 576-2779
Current Patients: (760) 576-2269
1293 Carlsbad Village Drive Carlsbad, CA 92008 | Directions
New Patients: (760) 576-2779
Current Patients: (760) 576-2269
1293 Carlsbad Village Drive Carlsbad, CA 92008 | Directions

Neuromuscular treatment brings TMJ comfort to patients in san Diego

The best way to comfort TMJ pain, contact us today to neuromuscular treatment for TMJ

The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research estimates over ten million Americans are affected by TMJ disorders. This imbalance of the jaw joints can trigger symptoms ranging from uncomfortable to debilitating. Dr. Al A. Fallah provides nonsurgical TMJ treatment for patients in the San Diego area.


UNDERSTANDING “NEUROMUSCULAR”


“Neuromuscular” simply refers to both nerves and muscles. Temporomandibular joints are the hinges on either side of the head, just in front of the ears, that attach your jaw to your skull. Many joints in the body allow movement in just one direction. Because the jaw needs to move up and down, side to side, and forward and back, TMJs are quite complex. They are connected to a network of nerve receptors and muscles that control jaw movement. When this delicate “machinery” is out of balance, the impact is felt throughout the mouth, head, and body.

NEUROMUSCULAR DENTISTRY


Dr. Fallah has specialized training and experience in treating TMJ disorders without surgery. His studies include attaining the Master’s level at the International College of Cranio-mandibular Orthopedics.

Your physiology, lifestyle, and stressors are unique. Dr. Fallah applies his knowledge to evaluate your condition and design a customized treatment plan. It may include a combination of techniques such as:

  • An oral appliance to re-balance the bite.
  • Adjusting the shape of teeth to address jaw displacement, by contouring, use of dental bonding, or crowns.
  • Replacement of missing teeth with dental implants, a fixed bridge, or a partial denture.
  • Orthodontics.

Advice on soothing home therapies and lifestyle adjustments to relieve inflammation and reduce stress on jaw joints.

If you have a TMJ disorder, the two most important points to remember are:

  • Surgery is not your only option.
  • You are not alone.

Call (760) 576-2779 to schedule a consultation to learn more about the benefits of neuromuscular treatment.

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I recently had two implants done with Dr. Fallah. It was very good experience. Dr. Fallah is very patient, caring and knowledgeable. I would recommend him to anyone. Thank you Dr Fallah and to your wonderful staff for putting smile back in my face.
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Dr. Al A. Fallah, DDS, MICCMO, AIAOMT

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Dr. Fallah is an exceptional dentist who treats patients in Carlsbad, San Diego, and beyond with consummate expertise. He provides holistic care with compassion and excellence. Due to Dr. Fallah’s extensive education, experience and skill, he can offer his patients many options and choices in the care they receive. Dr. Fallah believes in co-creating the optimal treatment options together with his patients to suit their unique requirements.

Some of his many achievements:
  • Graduate of UCLA Dental School 1987 (scored in top 6 percent of the national boards)
  • Master of International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics
  • Accredited by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology
  • Certified by the International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine
  • Has extensive experience and training in the use of the Zirconia Dental Implants, especially the Swiss Dental Solutions (SDS) and the Z system
  • Extensive experience in biological oral surgery using Ozone and PRF
  • Graduate of the prestigious residency program in Contemporary Esthetic Dentistry
  • Graduate of Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies
  • Licensed in IV and oral conscious sedation
  • Certified Provider of DNA, mRNA, and other sleep and TMD appliances
  • Certified Invisalign provider
  • Extensive training in neuromuscular orthodontics
  • Founding member of the American Academy of Ozonotherapy

Dr. Fallah is renowned for providing advanced, cosmetic, and restorative treatments while safeguarding their health with holistic and biological principles. We welcome you to call Dr. Fallah’s office today to experience exceptional dental care!
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