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A 43-year-old male asked:

Experiencing upper jaw, facial and ear pain on one side of face. dental exam was fine a month ago. if not teeth what are possible causes? tmj?

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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dentistry 38 years experience
Contact DDS: If the dentist reviewed your radiographs and did a clinical examination, was TMJ addressed? If TMJ symptoms are relevant the dentist may treat you by making a nightguard that would separate your teeth, to lessen grinding if evident. Otherwise, you may be referred to your MD for an evaluation.

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