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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

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.

TMJ Informational Videos

Click here to view our TMJ Informational Videos

Neck Pain/Headache (Atlas)

The position of your neck could result in painful symptoms such as headaches. Our office offers the Atlas Orthogonal treatment through Dr. Angelo Colavita, a board certified and Master Atlas Orthogonist. Watch these informative videos to learn the details of how the Atlas Orthogonal treatment works and hear Dr. Colavita explain each step of the process. read more

Hackensack University Medical Center

Dr. Vita is an attending dentist and section chief of TMJ/TMD/Facial Pain at Hackensack University Medical Center and trains dental residents through the Dental Residency Program.

2020 Published Article on Facial Pain from the Neck

Click here to read Craniocervical Misalignment Masquerading as Facial Pain: Options for Diagnosis and Management written by Dr. Vita

General/Restorative/Cosmetic Dentistry

When it comes to maintaining your healthy and beautiful smile, our office offers the absolute best care with the most professional staff and state of the art treatment options and solutions. Click the link to learn more about our General Dentistry or our Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry.


"We treat the source of our patient's pain; not just the pain itself. Whether meeting with a dental, TMJ or atlas patient, our goal is to determine each patient's appropriate and individual diagnosis and follow through with the indicated treatment to achieve the best possible outcome." - 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, neck 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.