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Does TMJ cause dizziness?

15 doctors weighed in
6 doctors agree

In brief: IT CAN

A tmj/tmd issue can create ear problems and dizziness.
I would first consult with an ENT dr. And let them determine if the problems stem from a specific ear ailment. You may have both TMJ and ear issues.

In brief: IT CAN

A tmj/tmd issue can create ear problems and dizziness.
I would first consult with an ENT dr. And let them determine if the problems stem from a specific ear ailment. You may have both TMJ and ear issues.
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes, the muscles of the jaw and head affect the balance system. Tmj can make you feel dizzy.
Stop chewing gum.

In brief: Yes

Yes, the muscles of the jaw and head affect the balance system. Tmj can make you feel dizzy.
Stop chewing gum.
Dr. David Astrachan
Dr. David Astrachan
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Tmj usually causes pain in and around the ear, but not dizziness.

In brief: No

Tmj usually causes pain in and around the ear, but not dizziness.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. Steven Bender
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Dizziness

Vestibular symptoms such as dizziness are often associated with TMJ disorders.
We see these issues resolve many times with therapy of the tmds.

In brief: Dizziness

Vestibular symptoms such as dizziness are often associated with TMJ disorders.
We see these issues resolve many times with therapy of the tmds.
Dr. Steven Bender
Dr. Steven Bender
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Imbalance

Imbalance, not true dizziness (spinning).
If you have spinning, see a neurologist or ENT doc.

In brief: Imbalance

Imbalance, not true dizziness (spinning).
If you have spinning, see a neurologist or ENT doc.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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