Is Malocclusion Causing Your Headache?

Palm Harbor TMJ Treatments and Headache Relief Are you a Palm Harbor area adult who suffers with chronic headaches? Have you tried Imitrex, diet adjustments, and chiropractic treatment? Perhaps the cause is not stress-induced tension, spine alignment or eyestrain. Maybe the culprit is right under your nose.

Bite misalignment or malocclusion is a common general dentistry problem that often goes undetected. Nature intended the front teeth to fit slightly forward from the lower teeth. With a perfect bite, the molars fit together like precision gears.

Malocclusion can cause headaches, tooth loosening, tooth fracture, and in extreme cases, difficulty chewing, speaking or breathing.

Clear braces are an effective solution for most bite problems. Braces not only move teeth, they can also correct the position and function of the TMJ, jaw joints, muscles and bones in the jaw. In cases of extreme malocclusion, jaw surgery in Palm Harbor may be necessary.

Not all East Lake and Trinity family dentists treat bite problems. At Prestige Dentistry we treat all types of malocclusion including overbite, underbite and crossbite. For an affordable Palm Harbor cosmetic dentistry consultation, call us at 727-789-1980.

Prestige Dentistry offers technologically-advanced dentistry in a friendly environment. We offer smile whitening, veneers, tooth-colored fillings and dental implants. To learn more about our dental philosophy and available procedures, see

Prestige Dentistry dentists are proud members of the American Dental Association.