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Can teeth clenching cause tooth pain and headaches/migraines?

12 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management
5 doctors agree

In brief: Of course

Migraines and tension type headaches can be caused by many things, including teeth clenching.
However, you should visit your doctor first to rule out other causes. Good luck.

In brief: Of course

Migraines and tension type headaches can be caused by many things, including teeth clenching.
However, you should visit your doctor first to rule out other causes. Good luck.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes, very likely.
Your problems is one of the tempormandibular joint disorders See a TMJ expert to help with your problem. 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.

In brief: Yes

Yes, very likely.
Your problems is one of the tempormandibular joint disorders See a TMJ expert to help with your problem. 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.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Sure

Cavities and cracked teeth can also be contributing.
Please see a local dentist for evaluation.

In brief: Sure

Cavities and cracked teeth can also be contributing.
Please see a local dentist for evaluation.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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