Dr. J. Andrew Carletti, Dr. Lesley Maxwell and Dr. Cameron Craig offer treatment for locked jaws in Tulsa and Sapulpa, Oklahoma. We are committed to helping you regain normal jaw function and return to your normal lifestyle. Call today to schedule a consultation!

What Causes Jaw Locking?

When your upper and lower jaws do not match up, the misalignment can cause stress on your muscles and joints, leading to a locked jaw. The locking of the jaw, which is characterized by an inability to fully open your mouth, can be disconcerting and even painful. Often, this condition is the byproduct of a temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD), and it can be effectively treated with the use of neuromuscular dentistry.

Jaw locking is a problem for many of our neuromuscular dentistry patients. Issues with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) in particular can prompt this condition.

How Much Does Treatment for Locked Jaws Cost?

Our treatment for jaw locking is always tailored to each individual patient. As a result, there is no “set” price for our services. The best way to determine the cost of our treatment for locking of the jaw is to schedule an appointment with our highly skilled and experienced dentists, Dr. Carletti, Dr. Maxwell or Dr. Craig.

When you attend your initial, free consultation, you can learn more about the payment options available to our locking of the jaw patients. We are a provider for various dental insurance plans, and we also offer an in-house dental discount plan for qualified patients who have no insurance. There is also a financing option through CareCredit®.

Our goal is to make treatment for jaw locking affordable patients who have this problem. Our friendly, knowledgeable team will work to find a financing plan that fits your individual circumstances. To learn more and to arrange your visit, call Carletti Dentistry and Associates today.

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