A 45-year-old member asked:
What to do if i have a misaligned jaw, what should i do?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 15 years experience
Misaligned Jaw: Seek a professional consultation with an oral and maxillofacial surgeon or orthodontist or both.
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Spokane Valley, WA
A 29-year-old female asked:
What are the causes of a misaligned jaw?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 45 years experience
Misaligned Jaw: Misaligned jaw may mean you have occlusion of how teeth meet with opening and closing of mouth.
Factors relating to occlusion:
Your temporomandibular (TM) joint and whether it is healthy and the health of the musculature around your jaw that works to open and close the lower jaw. Also important to consider is whether the muscles are in spasm or not
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 2, 2014
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