Category: TMJ

Why Do Patients Come To Atlas?

At Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group, our mission is to work cooperatively with our patients who suffer from TMJ and sleep apnea to gain control over their pain and poor sleep. Patients who experience symptoms related to TMJ and sleep apnea can find it difficult to live life to the fullest. This time of year is supposed to be joyful and exciting, and it can be difficult to experience those emotions when you aren’t feeling your best. Dr. Goldberg recently explained why he believes patients can benefit from coming to Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group. Click here to watch the short video.

3 Holiday TMJ Management Tips

It’s hard to believe that we are in December and the middle of the holiday season. While this time of year is filled with plenty of joy, it can also be stressful when people think of all that needs to be done in a short time. The added stress can be triggering for people who experience TMJ problems. We want to share some helpful tips to manage your stress so you can enjoy this time of year to the fullest. Read on to learn more.

TMJ Awareness Month

At Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group, we provide life-changing treatment to patients who are suffering from TMJ dysfunction. November is TMJ Awareness Month, which is a month dedicated to helping make more people aware of TMJ.

Hear First-Hand How We Have Changed The Lives Of Our TMJ Patients

At Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group, we are passionate about helping improve the lives of our patients who suffer from TMJ and sleep apnea. We feel it is important for our current and future patients to hear first-hand from those who have received treatment and how it has benefited their lives. We had the honor of sitting with some of our current patients. Click here to watch a video about their thoughts and experiences.

Does The Fall Hustle & Bustle Trigger Your TMJ Symptoms?

We don’t know how you feel, but we can’t believe that September has arrived. September signifies the end of the summer and the return to a regular schedule for many. Schools and colleges resume, and those who had a lighter summer work schedule return to a regular routine. This can be especially challenging for people who struggle with TMJ disorders, as high levels of stress and anxiety can trigger their symptoms and cause them to resurface once again. We wanted to share some helpful tips for an easy transition to whatever this fall has in store for you. Continue reading to learn more.

Can Exercise Affect TMJ Symptoms?

At Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group, we encourage patients who experience symptoms from TMJ and have received treatment in our office to have a mindset of ability and not disability. We never want patients to avoid trying something that will improve their overall health out of fear of what will happen to their TMJ condition. We encourage our patients to live healthy lifestyles, which includes regular exercise.

Discover The Impact Sleep And TMD Treatment Will Have On Your Life

Less Pain, Better Sleep — this is the slogan that Dr. Goldberg uses for his practice, Atlas Orofacial Pain & Apnea Group. He is passionate about helping his patients who experience TMJ, facial pain, and sleep issues. Patients who experience these issues often feel hopeless and are unsure about where to turn for help and relief. Our office is one of the few in the country that focuses primarily on these issues. We encourage you to learn more about our practice and hear thoughts from our team and our beloved patients.

I’m Now The President Of The AAOP! Find Out What That Means For You.

Every day, I strive to improve the lives of my patients who are suffering from TMJ disorders, craniofacial pain, sleep apnea, and related disorders. I take my position as an Orofacial Pain Specialist seriously because I want to improve the lives of my patients. I have dedicated many years of my life to continuing education as well as research that will continue to improve the lives of my patients. I am fortunate enough to be a member of some prestigious organizations that are composed of like-minded medical professionals, and I was recently named president of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain. Read on to learn about what this honor means and how it will translate to your care.

Top TMJ Diet Recommendations

Do you visit our office for complications with TMJ? If so, then you know that certain foods can cause your symptoms to flare up and leave you in a state of discomfort. With the warmer weather arriving, vacations being planned, and family events taking place, it can be tempting to disregard food recommendations. We want to share some of the suggested foods and some foods that are best left to the side. Read on to learn more.

Relaxation Techniques That May Help Relieve TMJ Symptoms

Do you suffer from TMJ? Maybe you have a loved one who does. If so, you know how it can negatively affect your life. While everyone should aim to stay relaxed at all times, it is especially important for someone who suffers from TMJ. We want to share some simple relaxation methods that you can do in the comfort of your own home. Having not only a relaxed jaw, but a relaxed body as well will help you better manage your symptoms.