Attention!!! - Dear valued patients,

Our government has been closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus.
At this time we are closed but will see emergency patients. If you are unsure if you have a dental emergency you can email a picture of the area in question with a description of your concerns and we will reply within 24 business hours.

If you are requesting a prescription or prescription refill you must provide the pharmacy phone number, your full name, date of birth, allergies and a working phone number in case we need to contact you via phone.

If you are currently completing Invisalign treatment we are advising patients to wear your current aligner until we reopen.

In order to keep social distancing, we are asking patients to call upon arrival of your emergency appointment. If we are not updating your information you will be asked to remain in your vehicle until a treatment room is ready for you. Accompanying individuals will not be allowed to wait in the waiting area. Please call or email us with any questions or special circumstances.

In the next few days, we will be reaching out to our patients to reschedule cleanings and non-emergent treatment. You may also contact us to reschedule your appointment via email at franklin@kedentistry.com.

This is a very difficult decision, but as a part of the healthcare community and the community at large, we have to protect the safety of our patients and the team.

Thank you for your support and we hope each and every one of you remain safe during this time.

K&E Advanced Dentistry and Team
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TMJ/TMD

Cheerless woman having toothache

Compassionate care for TMJ-TMD in Franklin area

If you suffer from problems with your jaw – popping and clicking sounds, reduced mobility, pain, or headaches – you’ve probably heard, “It’s all in your head.” Technically, that is correct, but your discomfort is real. Our dental team has the advanced technologies to accurately diagnose your condition, and the human warmth to treat your TMJ-TMD symptoms with compassion. Patients in Franklin, surrounding communities, and well beyond come to K&E Advanced Dentistry for TMJ-TMD care.

Advanced diagnostics

Your temporomandibular joints are the points just under each ear that hinge your lower jaw to your skull. When these joints are out of balance, symptoms may mimic other health conditions. We utilize the latest diagnostic technology to examine the bite and jaw joints. The joint vibration analysis system from BioJVA, utilizes the principles of friction and motion to determine jaw dysfunction. The test is quick, painless, and accurate.

Dr. Mamta Kori offers Compassionate Care for TMJ/TMD

Dr. Mamta Kori from K & E Advanced Dentistry in Franklin, OH says most patients with TMJ/TMD can be treated by wearing a Nightguard and some may need Botox therapy. If you are diagnosed with TMJ/TMD, consult Dr. Mamta Kori to discuss the best treatment option for you.

How is TMJ/TMD diagnosed?

When patients present with some joint pain a lot of people call it TMJ/TMD. We check to make sure they can open wide enough if there is any wear on their teeth.

What are the available treatment options?

A lot of patients can be treated by wearing a nightguard.

Some patients have more pain and may need Botox therapy which puts the muscles that clench and grind to sleep, so no one would know they have had Botox, but they are not able to clench their muscles much because they are sleeping.

Can both methods be used together?

A lot of patients also require that combination, of the Botox therapy and the sleep appliance.

If you are faced with a diagnosis of TMJ or TMD and are ready to discuss the treatment options available to you, call us today – (855) 912-7677



Treatment of TMD

Your dentist works with you to design a customized treatment plan for relief of temporomandibular joint disorders that may include a combination of:

  • Wearing a small oral appliance called a bite guard, while you sleep, to reduce clenching and grinding.
  • Cold compresses.
  • Anti-inflammatory medications.
  • Prescription muscle relaxants.
  • Biofeedback.
  • Physical therapy that you can do at home.
  • Relaxation techniques to reduce stress – yoga, meditation, or physical activity.

We have achieved excellent results with these strategies, but be assured that your wellbeing is our top priority. If the dentist feels that your condition warrants further evaluation, you will be referred to a trusted specialist.

Without treatment, TMJ-TMD can damage teeth and bone structures in the mouth, and contribute to gum disease. At our office in Franklin, we know that your pain is real. Our goal is to help you avoid the need for orthodontics or surgery with gentle, effective therapies. Call (855) 912-7677 for information.



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American Academy Of Implant American Dental Association International Congras Of Oral
Academy Of General Dentistry AAD Amercian Academy  of Facial Esthetics

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