What Does It Mean if You Regularly Wake Up with a Sore Jaw?

Model of a skull and jaw showing the temporomandibular joint.

Do you wake up every morning feeling tension or soreness in your jaw, even though you know you didn’t do anything that would cause soreness? This could be a sign of trouble with your temporomandibular joint (TMJ) which connects your jaw to your skull. Temporomandibular disorder, also known as TMD, is a debilitating and painful disorder. The good news is that there are ways you can find relief for it — including therapies we offer at Dental Wellness Phoenixville.


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What Are Treatments for TMJ?

Cartoon image of a girl suffering from TMJ with grinding sounds coming from her jawbone

Persistent, throbbing jaw pain can make it hard to chew, talk, and smile. If this all sounds familiar, you may have temporomandibular joint dysfunction or TMJ, a symptom of which can be tooth sensitivity or gum recession. At Dental Wellness Phoenixville, we offer head and jaw pain therapy for those who suffer from this painful disorder.

Symptoms of TMJ

Symptoms of TMJ include:

  • Jaw, face, neck, and shoulder pain
  • Tooth sensitivity
  • Receding gums
  • Difficulty chewing
  • Migraines and headaches
  • Earaches or ringing in ears
  • Clicking…

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At Dental Wellness Phoenixville, our goal is to help all of our patients achieve beautiful, confident smiles!

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