Jaw Pain After a Car Accident
It might not be your most immediate concern, after all our jaws aren’t the first thing we check after we’ve been in a collision. But did you know that some people can suffer from pain in their jaw in the aftermath of an accident?
It can be a painful problem. One that affects you when you eat or speak; basically any time you have to open your mouth. The medical term for this condition is TMJ, or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, and the good news is that it’s treatable.
There are a variety of ways to relieve the pain of TMJ and our advice is to get in touch with your family doctor to seek out expert medical help. To find out more about TMJ and what it might mean for your ICBC claim get in touch with us here in the office, we’re happy to help.