What causes TMJ Headaches and Migraines?

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ


What causes TMJ headaches and migraines? One of the most painful headache types is the ‘TMJ Migraine Headache’. These migraines may cause ‘Auras’ that are a sense of an impending migraine coming, affect vision, cause nausea, photosensitivity and severe pain. TMJ headaches and migraines are often related to a malocclusion … Read More

Dental solutions to TMJ pain

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ

3 dental solutions to TMJ pain

3 dental solutions to TMJ pain Headaches and other pain caused by temporomandibular joint disorder can be continuous until the source of the problem is treated. TMJ pain can be felt anywhere in your head, your face and sometimes even in other parts of your body. There are several dental … Read More

Chicago headaches, neck and back pain

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ

How your headaches, neck and back pain can be caused by a jaw problem

How your headaches, neck and back pain can be caused by a jaw problem If you have a jaw problem, it could be causing symptoms throughout your head and even into your back. Jaw problems are one of the most common yet most often overlooked culprits behind headaches, migraines, neck … Read More

San Diego ICCMO Conference

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ

San Diego ICCMO conference

Dr Meyer at San Diego ICCMO conference I was away from work last week for a couple of days to serve out my last days as President of the International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics (ICCMO). I traveled to San Diego and was greeted by 80 degree heat, but sat comfortably … Read More

Unexplained muscle pain

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ

Unexplained muscle pain could originate from a misaligned bite. Find out how

FIND OUT WHY WE BELIEVE UNEXPLAINED MUSCLE PAIN COULD ORIGINATE FROM A MISALIGNED BITE Do you have frequent and severe headaches? Does your face sometimes throb or feel achy? Do you have a significant burning or gnawing muscle pain in your neck and back, but you don’t recall any specific … Read More

Arlington Heights Jaw Joint Problems

Dr. Tom MeyerBlog, Neuromuscular/TMJ


4 PARTS OF YOUR BODY THAT CAN BE AFFECTED BY JAW JOINT PROBLEMS We all know that our joints can cause tremendous pain and interfere with our daily lives when they do. When we think of joints, we usually think of knees, shoulders and knuckles as the real problem causers. … Read More