What is TMD?

Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, also known as TMD, are characterized by pain in the  neck, face, and mouth. TMD affects muscles and joints in orofacial areas, resulting in orofacial pain. The disorders are fairly common, with over 3 million cases of …
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What is TMJ and What Is The Cause?

What Is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, which is the joint that connects the upper and lower jaw. TMJ is also widely used to describe a complex group of disorders that are characterized by pain and limited mobility in …
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Why Is My Jaw Popping?

Does your jaw pop or click when you open your mouth or chew? Popping or clicking of the jaw joint is a common indication of a chronic pain disorder referred to as TMJ. TMJ occurs when injury or damage has …
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Are your Frequent Headaches a Sign of TMJ?

Frequent headaches, jaw pain, ear pain and a popping jaw that can make chewing difficult are all possible symptoms of a temporomandibular disorder (TMD), usually referred to as TMJ. Patients who suffer from any or all of the above symptoms …
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