Bite Problems & TMJ - Signs & Symptoms
Here is a list of the signs and symptoms of TMD’s (temporomandibular disorder) and what we at Creekside Dental Clinic and you may want to look for.
Tender or sore jaw muscles
Your jaw may be even more painful when you wake up, clench your teeth, chew your food or yawn.
Problems opening or closing your mouth
It may be hard to open or close your jaws all the way, or your jaws may lock open or closed.
Headaches that you cannot explain
You may also feel pain in your neck. These may be caused by TMD, or by other problems. Tell your dentist AND your doctor.
A clicking or grinding noise when you chew or yawn
You may hear strange noises in your jaw joints, such as clicking or popping when you open your mouth, or crunching and grinding sounds when you chew.
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