Jaw and ear pain/pressure + jaw joint catching =?

Sounds like TMJ prob. Needs evaluation by dentist or oral surgeon.
TMJ. TMJ problem. Complex. See TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals.

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I've had ear pain and left temple pressure for a month....does this seem serious? The pressure is right about my jaw joint and is intense andthrobbing

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