These are all signs and symptoms of a possible jaw problem.
Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) is the term for problems with your jaw and facial muscles. You may also hear these issues referred to as Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ). No matter what name jaw pain goes by, we can help.
Stress, tooth clenching and an unbalanced bite can be contributing factors to jaw pain. Do you have pain on the side of your face that radiates to the head or neck? Such muscular tension is may be caused by clenching your teeth while under stress or by an unbalanced bite.
There are many potential causes of jaw pain or Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD).
These actions can lead to pain in your jaw. This pain can lead to other issues such as trouble sleeping or dietary or nutritional problems due to pain when chewing.
Dr. Gould can assess your symptoms, determine the probable cause of your pain and recommend appropriate care to make you feel better and allow you to enjoy your favorite food!
Whether you visit our Racine office or our office in Greenfield just minutes from downtown Milwaukee, you will receive treatment tailored to your needs. Dr. Gould and his team have been effective at treating jaw pain for many years.
Don’t live another day with jaw pain, call today!