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I was wondering is it possible to get braces from jaw pain?

I was wondering is it possible to get braces from jaw pain?

Reverse?: I assume you mean is it possible to get jaw pain from braces. The answer is yes. TMJ problems a known complication of orthodontic treatment. Make sure your brace doc is a board certified orthodontist. ...Read more

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Dr. Scott Keith
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Braces (Definition)

They are used in orthodontics. The braces are put onto the teeth at precise anatomical locations, and wire runs through the braces and brings teeth into proper alignment. This is a very short answer for a very ...Read more


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I Have Braces And I Have Very Painful Jaw Pain In The Left Side Of My Jaw . What Does That Mean ?

I Have Braces And I Have Very Painful Jaw Pain In The Left Side Of My Jaw . What Does That Mean ?

Jaw pain: You should see your orthodontist ASAP. It could be a wisdom tooth that is erupting. It could be muscle pain and inflammation in the muscles the move your jaw. It could be a problem with the jaw itself. Your orthodontist can tell you what is going on and how to treat this. In the meantime, use an OTC pain medication like ibuprophen and eat a soft diet. ...Read more

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How do I stop jaw pain naturally? I have braces and my left jaw hurts really bad.

How do I stop jaw pain naturally? I have braces and my left jaw hurts really bad.

Call ur Orthodontist: Pain may be caused by braces, malocclusion, muscle dysfunction, etc. Call your Orthodontic Specialist for review and pain modification instructions. ...Read more

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Left jaw pain?

Abscess or Grinding: Your jaw pain could be developing from a nerve in a tooth dying (becoming necrotic) and starting an infection (abscess), or it can be from grinding your teeth. If the pain usually occurs in the morning when you first awake, it is most likely from grinding. If the pain is constant or comes on randomly during the day, it is probably an infection. Could be wisdoms as well. See your dentist asap. ...Read more

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How to relieve jaw pain?

Treat the cause: Is the pain due to bruxism, gum disease, an infected tooth, or even a wisdom tooth erupting? See a local dentist to rule out any dental issues, and follow up with a physician if needed. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my jaw pain?

Depends: Jaw pain can be related to a number of different causes, depending on which jaw you are having pain in. It would help if you could describe the type of pain, frequency, as well as if you can localize the specific area where the pain is vs generalized pain. A thorough clinical evaluation with the appropriate studies by your dentist would be recommended. ...Read more

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Can GERD cause jaw pain?

Gerd and jaw pain: The jaw pain is caused because the jaw in a way to protect itself from the over production of acid through stomach and into the mouth will close and flex. The constant flex of muscles in jaw manifests as jaw pain and/or ear pain. The cause is always stress. Treating gerd and the jaw imbalance together will help. U need to see your physician and dentist and have them work together. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause jaw pain?

Can anxiety cause jaw pain?

No: Jaw pain can be caused from misalignment of the jaw structures or tooth abscesses. Get a Dental and an Orthodontic evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Jaw Pain (Definition)

Jaw pain is pain in the upper and lower jaws including the tmj. There are many causes of jaw pain and your dentist usually ...Read more