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Clifton, New Jersey 07013



It's estimated that tens of millions of men, women, and children suffer from TMJ and TMD many of whom have no knowledge of their TMJ condition or where to seek TMJ treatments from a TMJ Doctor or Dentist. Headaches and facial pain are the most common complaints from those afflicted with TMJ. read more

General Dentistry

Dr. Vita and his staff also provide routine dental care for those patients who do not have an existing relationship with a dentist. Our practice consists of several different "types" of patients including dental patients who have all of their dental needs met in our office. read more

Restorative & Cosmetic Dentistry

A missing or damaged tooth can do more than just make chewing uncomfortable. Depending on its location, it can have aesthetic implications and also cause alignment issues with your other teeth. If you're in need of tooth restoration, come to Dr. Louis Vita. read more

The Importance of Upper Cervical Spine Correction in a TMJ Based Practice

The Importance of Upper Cervical Spine Correction in a TMJ Based Practice from Louis Vita on Vimeo.

Children & Teens

The temporo-mandibular joint is the joint where the lower jaw (mandible) joins the skull, immediately in front of the ear on each side of the head. Each time your child chews, talks, or swallows, the TMJ moves. It is one of the most frequently used joints in the body. read more


"We want to treat the source of the pain, not the pain itself, which comes down to an appropriate and specific diagnosis utilizing high-tech diagnostic modalities as Doppler analysis, three dimensional CAT scans, Tekscans and MRI's of the TMJ that can evaluate disc structure and impact on the bone." - Dr. Louis Vita


Thank you for visiting the website of Dr. Louis R. Vita and the Vita Head Neck and Facial Pain Center. Here you can find important information that will help you become familiar with our practice and answers to many of your questions. Whether you're looking to enhance your smile or you or a family member are suffering from headaches, migraines, facial pain or an annoying clicking and popping jaw, you are in the right place. We look forward to providing you and your family exceptional care in a friendly and comfortable environment.

We encourage you to be an integral part in your treatment and to ask questions throughout your experience. We believe that an informed and involved patient is most likely to achieve the highest level of care, and we look forward to working with you to achieve this goal.