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UK COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY
Dr. Jeffrey Okeson is a professor at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, and also serves as chief of the college’s Division of Orofacial Pain and program director of the Orofacial Pain Clinic located in the Kentucky Clinic on UK’s campus. His interests include orofacial pain and temporomandibular joint disorders. More information on UK Dentistry is available at ukhealthcare.uky.edu/dentistry.
Have you ever experienced tenderness in your jaw area? Facial pain is a rather common issue in the general population, with 15 percent to 20 percent of people reporting symptoms. While some only suffer temporarily, others find their discomfort lingers for a longer period or reaches a level that significantly....