Jaw Tremor Resulting in Broken Teeth: On the Essential Tremor Spectrum

  • Nora C Hernandez
  • Elan Daniel Louis


Background: Jaw tremors in essential tremor (ET) rarely represent anything other than a cosmetic concern.

Phenomenology Shown: A case of an ET patient whose jaw tremor was severe enough to result in cracked teeth.

Educational Value: It behooves treating clinicians to be aware of the full spectrum of this movement disorder.