Could Jaw Pain be a Sign of a More Serious Condition?

teeth, health, smile, dentistWhile transient pain in the jaw is normal, any discomfort lasting longer than three hours will require the advice of a dentist. What are some issues which could impact the sensitivity of your jaw?
– Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) is a chronic condition that can affect the jaw.
– There are times when impacted wisdom teeth can cause a significant amount of pain.
– Sinus infections can place pressure on nerves connected to the jaw.
“Temporomandibular joint disorder, abbreviated as TMD (also known as TMJ), affects the joints that connect the jawbone to the skull.”
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