Your temporomandibular joint (TMJ), also known as your jaw joint, plays an important role in your oral and overall health. If your TMJ is overstressed or overworked, it can lead to TMJ disorder and several painful symptoms. In some cases, TMJ disorders are caused by a misaligned jaw. At Arlington Dental Excellence, Dr. Layth Ghanim can evaluate your condition and determine if surgery is the right treatment for your TMJ disorder. Our dentist may also recommend several other options for your TMJ treatment in Arlington, Virginia. To schedule your consultation, we welcome you to call us today at 703-525-0157.