Management of masticatory muscle pain

Management of masticatory muscle pain

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Jeffrey P. Okeson, DMD. Muscle pain is the most common source of pain in humans. Everyone has experienced this type of pain, often regularly throughout life. Masticatory muscle pain is the most common type of TMD, far exceeding joint pain. Yet the dental profession has not been able to view muscle pain like other health care providers can