Broken Jaw Topic Guide
Broken Jaw: A broken jaw (or mandibular fracture) is a common facial injury. Only the nose is broken more frequently. Jaw pain is the most common symptom of a fractured jaw. Treatment involves icing the injury, taking pain medications, eating a soft diet, taking antibiotics, and possibly surgery.
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Facial Fracture A fracture is a broken bone. Facial fracture refers to any injury that results in a broken bone or bones of the face. Symptoms of a facial fracture depend on what bones are broken. Treatment of a facial fracture again, depend on what bones are broken.
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