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Tag: Jaw pain

29 August 2023

Masseter muscle- a source of jaw pain?

The masseter muscle is a powerful muscle located in the jaw.  It plays a crucial role in chewing and talking. It connects the lower jaw to the cheekbone. Muscle pain in this muscle can occur for different reasons and is often associated with Temporo-mandibular joint disorder (TMD). Here’s how Masseter can cause pain: 1 Muscle tension […]

3 April 2020

Jaw pain and Osteopathy.

Can Osteopathy help with pain in the jaw? For me, the jaw is a very interesting area of the body.  For such a small joint, it is one of our most used.  It is busy throughout the day whilst talking and eating. And if you grind your teeth at night, there is no rest for it then […]