How does TMJ disorder cause headaches?

Many people who suffer from TMJ disorder have headaches. In fact, around 80% of people with TMJ disorder report having headaches. These headaches can be caused by tension and muscle pain, which is a common symptom of TMJ. Other common symptoms of TMJ, like clenching the jaw, grinding the teeth and imbalance between teeth and jaw joints, can also contribute to headaches.

How can you treat TMJ-associated headaches?

The good news is that, just because you suffer from TMJ disorder, it doesn’t mean that you have to live with your headaches. One of the best ways to cope with the painful symptoms of TMJ disorder is with TMJ treatment in Lawrence from James Otten Dentistry. Our TMJ treatment has helped so many of our patients to find the pain relief they need!

Are you sick of dealing with the headaches and other painful symptoms associated with TMJ disorder? You don’t have to live with the inconvenience and the pain from TMJ disorder any more! Contact us at James Otten Dentistry today, so that we can help you find the TMJ treatment that is best for you!

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