What is it?
Did you know that the temporal-mandibular junction is the most used joint in the human body? This joint is in motion during eating, talking, and possibly during sleep (snoring). Patients having TMJ pain will describe a painful click or pop when opening/closing their mouths. Many factors can lead up to TMJ including: eating hard foods, prolonged opening of mouth, congenital, or idiopathic.
What are the Symptoms?
Painful click/pop, jawlock, headache