TMJ Treatment

Chronic Headaches? Jaw Pain & Soreness? Dr. Mark S. Riederer Can Help.

We’re always welcoming new patients.

Get Evaluated & Get Help For Your TMJ Pain

If you’re experiencing pain in your jaw, you’re not alone. TMJ disorder is on the rise. Fortunately, with the help of an experienced dentist like Dr. Mark S. Riederer, TMJ pain is very treatable.

What is TMJ?

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) allows your mouth to open and close. Unfortunately, inflammation, injury, and even stress can interfere with its function, leading to a variety of painful symptoms. Do you…

  • Feel pain when you chew?
  • Hear popping or clicking sounds in your jaw?
  • Experience severe headaches or stiffness and soreness in your facial muscles?

If these symptoms sound familiar, schedule a TMJ consult today to learn about the treatments available at our Juneau office.

Dr. Mark S. Riederer Is Here To Help

Dr. Mark S. Riederer studied at the Kois Center — one of the most prestigious dental institutions in the world. He studied the causes of oral and facial pain as well as the latest in high-tech TMJ treatments. During your consult he will discuss your options, explain possible risk factors, and help you make the right decision for your smile and health.

Call (907) 789-3100 today to schedule your consultation.

No Dental Insurance? No Problem.

Get the compassionate, high-tech dental care you need with our affordable payment plan that:

  • Pays for the cost of needed preventive care, including dental exams and cleanings
  • Allows you to receive fluoride treatments and x-rays
  • Provides great discounts on treatments for tooth decay and gum disease

“Dr. Riederer listened to my concern and took care of the problem. I’m incredibly impressed and grateful to him.”

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Frequently Asked Questions About TMJ Pain

Will dental insurance pay for TMJ treatment?

If you have dental insurance, our office will help make sure you maximize the benefits available to you. Our front office staff can help you determine what’s covered and provide an estimate of your out-of-pocket expense. And if you don’t have dental insurance, we offer flexible in-house payment plans and other options to help you pay for the TMJ treatment you need.

Call our office at (907) 789-3100 to learn more.

What causes TMJ?

The symptoms of TMJ, also sometimes known as TMJ Disorder (TMD), can arise from a variety of sources, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Teeth grinding
  • Stress
  • Damage to the jaw in an accident or other injury

Are my symptoms caused by TMJ?

Just as TMJ and TMD have many causes, there are many symptoms, too. You may feel:

  • Headaches
  • Tension or a “locking” sensation in your jaw
  • Chronic pain in your jaw and face
  • Pain when chewing
  • Difficulty speaking
  • Pain in your throat or even temples
  • Pain radiating from your head and neck down to your shoulders and upper back

If you notice any of these symptoms, speak with your dentist. TMJ is treatable!

Our Juneau Dentist Office

Address: 9309 Glacier Highway, Suite A101, Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: (907) 789-3100
Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 7:30AM – 5:00PM, Mondays by appointment only

We’re located in the professional plaza across from the Best Western.

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Mark S. Riederer, D.D.S. is Accepting New Patients!

Get the compassionate care you need. We’re always accepting new patients and are here to help.

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