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I have bad teeth and have about three major cracks. I feelno pain and there is no swelling. I also have anxiety. I getheadaches and i hope they aren't because of the teeth.Could they?
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
7 doctors agree
In brief: Who knows
If you have no pain or swelling from your cracked teeth, most likely your headaches are not caused by them either. I am not sure what's causing your headaches based on the amount of info provided in your question, but i strongly suggest you have your cracked teeth fixed before they do become infected and indeed cause headaches and more so.

In brief: Who knows
If you have no pain or swelling from your cracked teeth, most likely your headaches are not caused by them either. I am not sure what's causing your headaches based on the amount of info provided in your question, but i strongly suggest you have your cracked teeth fixed before they do become infected and indeed cause headaches and more so.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes- are related
Cracked teeth can come from clenching or from dental work wearing out.
Anxiety often causes more teeth clenching which is very hard on your teeth and jaw joints. If your bite changes slightly from the cracks in your teeth-this can produce substantial headaches. See a TMJ dentist for your headaches and to help get the right type of mouthguard to help lessen your clenching. Fix your cracked teeth.

In brief: Yes- are related
Cracked teeth can come from clenching or from dental work wearing out.
Anxiety often causes more teeth clenching which is very hard on your teeth and jaw joints. If your bite changes slightly from the cracks in your teeth-this can produce substantial headaches. See a TMJ dentist for your headaches and to help get the right type of mouthguard to help lessen your clenching. Fix your cracked teeth.
Dr. Scott Greenhalgh
Dr. Scott Greenhalgh
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Dr. Matthew Teich
Dentistry - Cosmetic
5 doctors agree
In brief: Need complete exam
Cracked teeth in a patient with otherwise healthy mouth could be a sign of occlusal instability.
Go see a dentist who is trained in this area to examine and diagnose. Look up pankey institute great place to locate a dentist.

In brief: Need complete exam
Cracked teeth in a patient with otherwise healthy mouth could be a sign of occlusal instability.
Go see a dentist who is trained in this area to examine and diagnose. Look up pankey institute great place to locate a dentist.
Dr. Matthew Teich
Dr. Matthew Teich
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Possible
Possible. Your cracked teeth maybe from clenching/grinding.
Many times patients are unaware. If so, the bruxism can cause headaches.

In brief: Possible
Possible. Your cracked teeth maybe from clenching/grinding.
Many times patients are unaware. If so, the bruxism can cause headaches.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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