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Spotlight on Anatomy: The Temporalis Muscle

Today in our Spotlight on Anatomy blog series, we’re focusing on the temporalis muscle, a muscle very involved in the action of the jaw. In this previous blog post we talked about the masseter muscle, which is our primary jaw …

By |June 30th, 2015|Spotlight on Anatomy|Comments Off on Spotlight on Anatomy: The Temporalis Muscle

Spotlight on Anatomy: The Masseter Muscle (aka: Jaw Release!)

Today in our Spotlight on Anatomy blog series, we’re focusing on the masseter muscle, the primary muscle of the jaw. The masseter is our big cheek muscle, seen below in the anatomical drawing (along with the temporalis muscle above …

By |March 18th, 2015|Spotlight on Anatomy|5 Comments