Sometimes seeing a dentist can feel like a headache, but did you ever stop to think that a visit could be the first step to managing and treating your chronic migraines? Dentists work with all the structures of the mouth, including the jaw, so they’re actually the most ideal medical professional to see if your head is hurting or if you have joint pain.
During your visit, Dr. Todd Canatella will closely examine your temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which connects the lower jaw to the skull. He’ll be able to determine in great detail if undue pressure is stressing this joint and offer solutions going forward.
Don’t be part of the 38 million Americans that suffer from migraines. Keep reading to learn how his treatments can truly make a difference in your daily life.