Trust Us to Treat TMJ Disorders & Sleep Apnea in Lexington, KY
Enjoy Customized Solutions For Your Problems
Both TMJ disorders and sleep apnea can be tricky to diagnose and treat. Many dentists do a cursory exam, give you a mouthguard, and that’s it. At the TMJ and Sleep Dentistry Center of Central Kentucky, you’ll get thorough and customized care. For example, your TMJ treatment may include some combination of cold laser, ultrasound therapy, massage, oral appliances, and application of microcurrent.
Call 859-251-5115 for new patients, or call 859-721-2072 for existing patients to start feeling better. We’re located at 2408 Sir Barton Way, Suite 275, in Lexington, directly across from Beaumont Family Dentistry’s Hamburg dental office.
Your TMJ & Sleep Apnea Care Is in Experienced Hands
Many dentists treat sleep apnea and TMJ disorders. However, few have the credentials of Dr. Trish Takacs. A Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, she did a mini-residency in sleep medicine at Tufts University, where she learned about the latest treatment techniques. Her thoughts about the importance of restful sleep appear in the Amazon best-selling book Principles for Success, Vol. 2. She’s also one of only about 300 dentists in the country who uses TruDenta® therapy to relieve TMJ disorders, migraines, and other headaches.
Whether she is treating you for TMJ pain or sleep apnea, Dr. Takacs will give you a thorough assessment using advanced technology like our T-Scan III computerized bite analysis. Then she can create a customized treatment plan that addresses all the issues that may be contributing to your discomfort.
You’ll get effective care for:
- Sleep Apnea – Dr. Takacs treats sleep apnea with a custom mouthguard, a CPAP machine, or a combination. You’ll rest soundly again, and so will the other members of your household.
- TMJ Disorders – With TruDenta therapy, you’ll receive the right combination of treatments to end the pain caused by your TMJ disorder (TMD) and related headaches.
Dr. Trish Takacs opened her first practice over 30 years ago to reach out to everyone and improve their dental health in a comfortable, modern environment. Dr. Takacs is a strong advocate of patient education and enjoys getting to know each of her patients.
She is also dedicated to staying current with cutting-edge procedures and technology. She has completed advanced training in sleep apnea medicine, implant dentistry, neuromuscular analysis, orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, and full-mouth reconstruction. She is trained and certified in oral conscious sedation.