What's wrong with the left side of my jaw?

Patient

Q: Hi, for a while the left side of my jaw has been acting up. It gets to a point where I HAVE to pop it back and forth, let and right. I have to pop it sometimes more than once in a period to make it feel comfortable. Recently I was eating and it began to hurt chewing where my ear and cheekbone meet. Any suggestions?

Symptoms:  Soreness in jaw, sometime severe headaches
Doctor

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