I agree with Jason in that you should rule out ear problems including your inner ear with the appropriate testing.
I find the onset and timing with your jaw pain interesting in that the nerves that supply the jaw also supply the ear drum (trigmenial nerve). The trigeminal nerve passes back into the brainstem where it mixes with the nerves from the upper cervical spine. This gives the nerves from the upper part of the neck direct access to the nerves that cause headache and migraine, but also jaw pain, and can cause pressure sensations in the ear.
There is a condition called vestibular migraine which would procude all of the symptoms you describe, and much like migraine aura without headache, it doesn't have to involve head pain as such.
.A feeling of pressure or “blocked” ear, jaw pain and dizziness are all common features in people I assess for their migraines.
As I said in my opening comments, start with the obvious and rule out the vestibular system. Often reaching a diagnosis is a matter of ruling out the things that could be causing your condition. As part of that process I would ensure you rule out the neck using techniques specifically designed to test the relationship between your neck and your symptoms.
Give me a call if you would like to discuss it further.
Director and Senior Clinician
Melbourne Headache Centre
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