Sleep Apnea & TMJ

If you experience any of these symptoms: Jaw pain when chewing, biting or yawing, clicking noises when opening and close mouth, you might have a join disorder. Our team is able to diagnose and treat TMJ disorder utilizing custom night guards, splints or a comprehensive restorative approach
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Suffer from Sleep Apnea

You may have sleep apnea if you snore loudly and you feel tired even after a full night’s sleep. Patients diagnose with sleep apnea are treated medically with an AC-PAP machine or dentally via of variety of mandibular repositioning appliances that increase airway flow.

One of the screening tools used in order to identify patients at risk is an epwork sleep scale develop by Dr. Murray Johns.

Are you at risk?…. take this test.

Suffer from join pain

Leading cause of pain in or around TMJ due to clinching and griding. Depending on the cause of the pain, Dr. Ostrovsky will work closely with you in order to identify, diagnose and treat Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD)

Have Sleep Apnea or need TMJ?

If you or someone you know who has sleep apnea or TMJ, please contact our office to request and appointment.

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Mandibular Advancement Device

Temporomandibular-Disorder

New Patients

We know that your time is valuable. That’s why we offer a simplified office experience with online patient forms that you can complete prior to your appointment. You’ll spend less time in the waiting area, streamlining your initial visit. These forms help us better understand your background, allowing us to provide you with the most effective care possible. As always, please do not hesitate to contact us is you have any questions about patient forms or your appointment.

Please note that you’ll need the latest version of adobe acrobat to download all patient forms.

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