A 18-year-old female asked about a female:
My mom's jaw is loose and it has shifted it's position downward and a little sideways and is uncomfortable for her, is there anything we can do?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Subluxation of jaw: She may have a subluxation of her lower jaw. Have her seen by an orthontist or oral surgeon for evaluation and treatment.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated May 13, 2013
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.