TMJ disorder can damage your teeth
A TMJ problem can lead to excessive wear on your teeth since it affects how you bite together. TMJ disorder is similar to having two different tires on a car. They will wear unevenly which translates into uneven damage to the car and eventually one side will fail faster than the other. A TMJ works in the same way, in that it must provide balance to opening and closing. Uneven TMJ problems with lead to increased wear and damage to your teeth.