Craniofacial pain can be characterized by headaches, migraines, or other types of pain that ultimately diminish your quality of life. In many cases, craniofacial pain is caused by a TMJ disorder or a related condition. 1 out of every 8 Americans experiences some sort of TMJ condition. Sharing an office with Northridge Dental Group, TMJ & Sleep Centre of San Fernando Valley can diagnose and treat TMJ conditions to subside or eliminate the symptoms so that they no longer prevent you from living your best life. Dr. Farshid Ariz is Triple Board Certified in Dental Sleep Medicine, Sleep Medicine, and Craniofacial Pain. These sorts of problems are only a symptom, secondary to a greater problem affecting the body, much like a fever is secondary to the common flu. A proper diagnosis and emphasis on origin rather than symptoms are key to successfully treating the problem. Come see the best and experience a Comprehensive Exam for Primary/Secondary Diagnoses by Dr. Farshid Ariz DMD. During the Comprehensive Exam, you will experience: Hard and soft tissue evaluation Range of motion evaluation Skeletal structure evaluation Oral airway evaluation Muscle, tendon, Ligament palpations I-CAT 3D Imaging Neurological testing Volumetric analysis of airway Patient-specific treatment plans for the rehabilitation of craniofacial pain (TMJ, head, face, and neck pain) utilizing: Non-Surgical Rehabilitation Orthopedic appliance therapy Nutritional counseling Physical medicine/laser therapy Cold laser therapy, Trigger point therapy Prolotherapy
In addition to treating TMJ and Craniofacial Pain, our team of highly-trained and experienced doctors can also treat Sleep Apnea, Snoring, and CPAP Intolerance. Sleep Apnea is a condition that affects 1 out of every 12 Americans and the dentist should be the first place you book an appointment for diagnosing and treating sleep apnea. Farshid Ariz, DMD is expertly proficient at diagnosing and treating sleep apnea with non-surgical treatment. Dr. Ariz is Triple Board Certified in Dental Sleep Medicine, Sleep Medicine, and Craniofacial Pain. A good night’s sleep is essential for optimal performance at work and school. Sleep apnea, unfortunately, makes it impossible to get a good night’s sleep and the consequences of that go beyond feeling tired; sleep apnea can lead to mood disorders and heart disease.   Check out TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre of San Fernando Valley for TMJ Pain, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Snoring, TMD Disorder, Headaches, and Craniofacial Pain.