If you experience pain, tightness or discomfort in your jaw on a regular basis, you may have TMD which occurs when the temporomandibular joint or the surrounding muscles become inflamed or irritated due to many different factors. For a comprehensive look at WHY you are experiencing pain and discomfort in your jaw and if you think that it might be TMD, please give us a call at 619-444-4083 today or visit our dental office in El Cajon, California, to learn more about your options and set up an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Laurel Morello.