JAWS & EAR DISEASE
patients with inner ear dysfunction
suffer from dental disorders.
Patients with inner ear dysfunction, of unknown cause,
should have a dental exam.
Dental treatment may improve ear symptoms.
Your Jaws ~ Your Life (page 54)
resin bonded to the top surfaces of lower baby molars
is an effective method to change the bite, and reduce
or eliminate otitis media in young children between
the ages of two to six years of age.
Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry--1998)
Your Jaws ~ Your Life (page 62)
Ear disease remains a puzzle for modern
medicine, and is not readily preventable. In the U.S.
alone, 10-15 million children suffer regularly from
chronic ear infections, which are costly to manage.
Dental jaw treatment may help some children and adults
with ear problems.
David C. Page, D.D.S.
Your Jaws ~ Your Life (page 55)