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Pasadena TX Dentist | TMJ Headache

Chronic symptoms of the head and neck can often be attributed to:
  • Headache — the temporalis muscle (it closes and clenches the jaw)
  • Sinus pressure and pain — the lateral pterygoid muscles (it moves the jaw side to side and/or forward)
  • Neck stiffness and pain — trapezius muscle (it stabilizes the skull during jaw clenching and grinding)

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  Pasadena Texas Dentist Dr. Nugent: Just a reminder to have your Panoramic X-ray taken every couple of years. It is a very valuable piece of diagnostic information. The Panoramic X-ray offers a broad coverage of the facial bones and teeth and helps Dr. Nugent look for any abnormalities such as cysts or tumors. Dentistry […]

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