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What doctor should I see for pain when I chew?

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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
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In brief: Dentist

Pain with chewing is usually related to TMJ or the tempero-mandibular joint.
This is the hinge joint that allows the jaw to open and close. A dentis can usually diagnose the problem and may refer you to an ENT doctor or a maxillo-facial sugeon.

In brief: Dentist

Pain with chewing is usually related to TMJ or the tempero-mandibular joint.
This is the hinge joint that allows the jaw to open and close. A dentis can usually diagnose the problem and may refer you to an ENT doctor or a maxillo-facial sugeon.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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Dr. Eyal Simchi
Dentistry - Pediatric

In brief: General dentist

If the pain is tooth or jaw related, i would see your dentist.
They can either treat the problem or refer you to the correct specialist.

In brief: General dentist

If the pain is tooth or jaw related, i would see your dentist.
They can either treat the problem or refer you to the correct specialist.
Dr. Eyal Simchi
Dr. Eyal Simchi
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Dr. William Lewis
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Choice

Either an oral surgeon or an otolaryngologist.

In brief: Choice

Either an oral surgeon or an otolaryngologist.
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Dr. William Lewis
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