A member asked:

Can tmj flare up pain change locations? can tmj pain change to different areas of the face, jaw, gums, even to a tooth? felt radiating pain near area along lower and upper jaw. but now i feel pain in a specific tooth?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

TMJ: You may well have dental problems, chronic gingivitis, and jaw issues. Start with a general dentist who can guide you to appropriate dental subspecialties, such as endodontist, oral surgeon, etc.

Answered 1/2/2021



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