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A 24-year-old female asked:

While eating i felt pressure on both sides of head a little above ears .i do grind teeth as anxious habit & ears stuffy (sinus issues) , any idea ?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
TMJ ?: A possibility. Ask your dentist if a night guard is indicated.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
See 2 doctors: See ENT to evaluate and treat your sinus infection. See your Dentist for an Occlusal Orthotic, a night guard, to protect your teeth and jaw joints form the damage that bruxism (grinding) causes.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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