A 21-year-old female asked:
for the last 3 days i've had jaw pain just on the right side. i've had headaches + can't open my mouth wide! any idea why? wisdom tooth coming through
2 doctor answers
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
TMJ TMD: Temporo-mandibular disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. TMD accompanying symptoms include: jaw pain, limited range of motion, headache and earache. Proper diagnosis is the key for the successful treatment. See an orofacial pain practitioner for a consultation and management.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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