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TMJ splints
Jul 27, 2016
... There is a difference between a splint and an orthotic. A splint is very unlikely to provide any lasting relief of TMJ disorder. ... (6 replies)
... basically dominoed once the tmj started. My neck back arms legs feet basically my entire body feels different! I wish you luck with everything I have been doing splint therapy but really haven't had much success as they can't get my bite right and my teeth are just getting worse with it. ... (12 replies)
... same here my jaw is now worse! after 2 month of splint! aftersplint i got muscle spasm! sometime my jaw automatically clinch,my mouth opening became smaller.. i dot know what i have to live for anymore! am 25 year old! tinnitus+hyperacusis+tmj . i cannot live with the pain all my life..i really prefer to die. am not able even to eat salads or fruits. (3 replies)

... I am worse off now than the start. My splint was changed three times and I can barely open my mouth I can't eat swallowing is now becoming difficult... ... (3 replies)
... I've had PT about a year & a half ago for 2 months or so & it didn't help. That's when I had my TMJ MRI too. The physical therapist thought for sure something would show on the MRI since he said he could hear the sounds himself in/by my ear & it turned out to be completely normal. He was shocked himself & pretty much was clueless as in what to do to help me after that. The... (4 replies)
... es try to compensate for whatever is off and it can cause problems. I had quite a bit of complementary manual PT and oral trigger point work done while I was in splint therapy. Splint therapy alone frequently doesn't work. Also, your whole body us usually 'off' if the TMJ is off. ... (4 replies)
... Well needless to say after that my jaw was brought way to far back and as a result I have 2 displaced discs with reduction. I have decent opening but my natural bite or any bite for that matter is compleltly gone. Muscles spasms have not stopped since January and I have a lot of pain in my joints. ... (0 replies)
... I'm started splint therapy about 7 weeks ago. I feel a bit better, but my dentist and oral surgeon said it may take about 6 months to a year to attain jaw stability. ... (3 replies)
... bite splint therapy. I am also from Mt. Pleasant, MI and going through the same thing. ... (6 replies)
Splint therapy
Jan 19, 2001
... My Mouth has the muscle spasms and I have headaches, I clench my teeth like no tomarrow! My orthodontist specializes in TMJ. He suggested that I go through the bite splint therapy. Then I would have to go through braces after that. Is there any good comments about this? ... (13 replies)
Splint therapy
Nov 13, 2015
... Gretagirl does give you good advice. I didn't choose to go with splint therapy lightly. I also knew I needed supplementary treatments while I was in splint therapy to address other things influencing the TMJD. ... (7 replies)
... My third oral surgeon reccomended I get into splint therapy. He would not do it and told me to go see my dentist. ... (1 replies)
... of training with regards to splints and the function of the jaw. Through my personal experience, it is my opinion that both play a role in terms of how well the splint works. ... (4 replies)
... The arthritis on the left side means joint inflammation so your bite is out of balance. healthy joints aren't inflammed, does your knee hurt if you press on it? ... (4 replies)
... Hello, I just started splint therapy for TMJ a few weeks ago, and the other day, my doctor said he had to "adjust" the splint. ... (0 replies)
... of stress for about a month or two and noticed I was wearing down the enamel on my 2 front bottom teeth. My dentist built them back up and made me a soft rubber bite guard to wear while sleeping. I was biting through that in 3 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... bly basing the slpint therapy on the clicking he is hearing when you open and close as well as the visual evidence he is seeing on your teeth that indicates your bite is not as good as it should be. ... (4 replies)
... and now I'm going to to splint therapy for a while. For the next 2 months I have to wear this every day all the time, than I can take it out and wear it only at night. ... (4 replies)
... Braces helped me as well as Acupuncture and muscle relaxers. I had an open anterior bite and my teeth used to bang into each other and cause tooth and gum pain. ... (1 replies)
... I began splint therapy back in March. ... (9 replies)


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