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Find Relief for Frequent Headaches and Jaw Pain [Infographic]

A woman holding her temples due to frequent headaches. TMD treatment may provide relief.

Do you experience pain in your neck, shoulders, or ears? How about clicking, grating, or popping when you chew? Perhaps you suffer regularly from jaw pain or frequent headaches? TMD may be the culprit! But you may wonder, “What is TMD, and how can I find relief for frequent headaches and jaw pain?”

The Temporomandibular Joint is the joint that connects your jaw to the bones of your skull. Pain associated with your jaw and the muscles that control it is referred to as TMD (temporomandibular joint disorder). This condition affects more than 10 millions of Americans and can contribute to other health issues. Women are 4 times more likely than men to suffer from this condition. Your dentist may be able to recommend solutions to help you find relief. Learn more about TMD – statistics, symptoms, and solutions – in the infographic below:

Dr. Zuroff can help you find the right solution for ending the pain caused by TMJ/TMD. Call our office at (509) 735-7772 or contact us online for an appointment.

The content on this blog is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of qualified health providers with questions you may have regarding medical conditions.




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