What Is A TMJ Headache and How Is It Treated?

Treat Headache in El Dorado AR Area

Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ) is quite a common condition that many people mistake for a regular headache. TMJ occurs when one or both sides of the jaw are not functioning correctly. It is the second common reason for chronic pain. If you are experiencing a headache that is not going away, and you think TMJ may be causing it, the dental practice W Paul Burns DDS located in El Dorado, Arkansas, lists out what you should know about this disorder: What Causes a TMJ Headache? It is still unexplained what exactly causes a TMJ headache, but most doctors think it can be … Continue reading

TMJ Diagnosis Process offered by an experienced Dentist serving the residents of El Dorado, AR

TMJ Diagnosis Process at W Paul Burns DDS in El Dorado AR Area

Millions of people live with TMJ (the short term for the temporomandibular joint disorder). Unfortunately, you may not even know you have the condition without going through the TMJ diagnosis process, which is offered to residents in El Dorado, Arkansas, or surrounding communities. The good news is that TMJ is a highly treatable condition with many effective treatment options available. We can help you with the process of diagnosing your condition and identifying effective treatments for your specific symptoms and causes. How Does the TMJ Diagnosis Process Work? For the most part, you will visit our office if you experience … Continue reading

Dr. Paul Burns of Paul Burns DDS, W. Fifth St., El Dorado, AR

Dr. Paul Burns is an experienced, well-respected dentist currently serving patients in and around El Dorado, AR. Originally an El Dorado resident himself, Dr. Burns attended SAU and the Universi-ty of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry, receiving a Doctoral of Dental Surgery Degree in 1990. He practiced for 27 years in St. Louis before returning to El Dorado to bring his philosophy of patient-centric, conservative dental care to patients in his hometown. A member of many reputa-ble dental boards, Dr. Burns offers extensive general, cosmetic and restorative services to enhance the natural beauty of his patients’ smiles.