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Burlington, ON

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TMJ Pain

TMJ stands for Temporomandibular Joint. This is the joint in front of the ear hole that connects the mandible (lower jaw) to the temporal bone of the cranium. The temporal bone houses the hearing and balance apparatus as well.

The most common symptoms include headaches, dizziness, stiffness in the jaw joint, ear aches, ringing in the ears, teeth that do not touch when biting, neck pain, pain behind the eyes, problems swallowing, fainting, shoulder or back pain, tingling or numbness in the fingers, clicking jaw, inability to open mouth wide, clenching/grinding teeth, worn teeth.