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Jaw Pain

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Posted by: memi27tz  (9 years ago)
I wake up often in the morning with jaw pain. It feels like I put pressure on my teeth while sleeping. What can be the cause and what can I do?
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Dear Memi and Misty!

Your problem sounds to me like bruxism (grinding of the teeth). You can find more about this in our blog. I would suggest you visit a doctor who specializes in jaw joint treatment.
Liebe Grüße JB
 
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Posted 9 years ago
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Posted by: memi27tz  (9 years ago)
All right, I will see a dentist specialized in jaw joint. Actually I had no idea that there are specialists for that! Can anybody who has been in the same situation recommend a doctor in or close to Miami???
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Posted by: crisso24  (9 years ago)
I have the same thing.. but I guess not that serious by me. Only happens sometimes, usually when I sleep in awkward positions.
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