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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Teeth grinding: Oftentimes, a migraine and a headache from teeth grinding feels the same. Many migraine headaches are caused by teeth grinding or clenching...Called ... Read More
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Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Varies: Headaches due to "grinding"and TMJ problems are generally located in the temple region and the back of the head. There can also be referred pain to th ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
60 years experience Pain Management
Cervical instability: Prolotherapy will rectify this problem . Read about it at www.Getprolo.Co, or www.Aaomerd.Org and find a doctor there that can help you get rid of the ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
17 years experience Pain Management
Neck pain: The neck pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement ... I suspect that your headache might come from th ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Reena Gupta
19 years experience Dentistry
Yes can..: Yes grinding can cause headaches..Temperomandibular joints connect lower jaw to temporal bone of the skull hence TMJ disorders or grinding can cause d ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Most assuredly: If you are grinding teeth there are many treatment modalities. Would be best, however, to determine the cause of the grinding. Often it's malocclusi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Kilgo
Specializes in Neurology
Many options: One treatment is an oral splint from your dentist. The dentist can also make sure that there is no damage from this problem. Grinding your teeth damag ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
32 years experience Dentistry
Most likely: Since all are nerve symptoms. Seek counsel from your pcp and neuro consult if blood normal.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Eval: Recommend that you start with a medical workup to rule out medical causes. If that is negative, consider seeing a clinical psychologist to be assesse ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
11 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Grinding on a tooth can cause a one sided headache. Talk to your dentist; you might need an oral orthotic (mouthguard).
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Lockhart
9 years experience Dentistry
Chlorine bleach: Bleach kills a lot of bacteria, but make sure that you brush it thoroughly before inserting into mouth. Vinegar and/or lemon juice will remove calcif ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Struyk
21 years experience Anesthesiology
Dentist: It is a common problem and can cause headaches, TMJ problems, etc. Start with a visit to the dentist for an exam and see what they think.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
27 years experience Neurosurgery
Probably degenerativ: Some of the symptoms are consistent with degeneration arthritis of the spine and associated muscle spasm which may explain the headaches as well as th ... Read More

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