Monthly Archives: September 2016

Lockjaw vs. Jaw Lock: Are They The Same Thing?

jaw lock

Lockjaw and jaw lock are two very similar terms that could mean two very different things. While both insinuate the jaw becoming stuck, or ‘locked,’ and both can have similar symptoms, only one is actually related to dentistry. At my Sacramento dental office, we want to explain the difference between the two. Lockjaw Many times… Read more »