Nebraska Dental Sleep Medicine©, PC

Ronald Attanasio, DDS, MSEd, MS

(located in Morning Glory Dental)

1745 N. 86th Street

Lincoln, Nebraska 68505-3632

office/appointments: 402-489-8848

Sleep Disorders: snoring; sleep apnea.

TMJ Disorders: jaw/face pain; teeth grinding; clicking/locking of jaw; headaches.

Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

Temporomandibular disorders  (TMD) include noises (clicking or crunchy sounds) in one or both jaw joints, discomfort in the face and chewing muscle areas, limited movement of the lower jaw, clenching and/or grinding of the teeth when asleep and/or when awake, and tightness of the chewing muscles upon awakening from sleep or even during the day and/or evening.  As with sleep disorders, one's quality of life can be greatly affected by TMD.