TMJ Syndrome

TMJ Syndrome is a pain or disorder in the temporomandibular joint which connects your jawbone to your skull. If you feel pain or restricted movement in your jaw, have frequent headaches or hear clicking or popping noises in your jaw, you might have TMJ Syndrome.

Fort Des Moines Dental provides nonsurgical treatments to ease pain and restore motor function.

Service Snapshot


Approx. Appt. Time

1 hour

Appt. Frequency

As necessary if problem persist

Healing Time

A few weeks depending on severity

Our Patients

“There is no better place than Fort Des Moines Dental. For over 30 years I’ve been seeing their friendly faces. I highly recommend you give them a try.”

Lois M.

“I love my smile! The flexible trays that Dr. Patrick made for me made my teeth shine. It was so easy and quick, I’m just upset I didn’t start going to Fort Des Moines Dental five years ago.”

Elizabeth R.

Interested in Learning More?

Appointments + Insurance

515.287.5400

M 8 AM – 5 PM
T 8 AM – 5 PM
W 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
TH 8 AM – 5 PM
F 7 AM – 12 PM

Closed Saturday & Sunday

We file to all insurance companies but, we participate with the following: Delta Dental (Premier), Blue Dental, Cigna, Humana, United Concordia, Ameritas, Guardian, Principal, and Dentamax.

Got questions?

Stop on by, give us a call or send us a message and we’ll gladly attend to your needs.