Chewing difficulties are generally attributed to stiffness and pain originating in the jaw muscles. It is also associated to teeth problems which make it difficult for the individual to chew hard foods.
Dr. Sudhakar Reddy attributes chewing difficulties to the following causes-
For all difficulties that interfere with your ability to eat consult Dr. Sudhakar Reddy for treatment options. Tooth pains, gum pain and denture complications are evaluated and treatments are prescribed to prevent further damage and deterioration of mastication. Range of the motion of the jaw and physical examination along with x-rays and CT scan are other evaluations that may be carried out to reveal jaw and chewing problems.
Authored By DR. SUDHAKARA REDDY - Implantologist, Bangalore