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... My bite position has slowly been moving due to splint therapy. ... (2 replies)
... and he quickly diagnosed me with TMJ and wanted to begin splint therapy immediately. I got fitted with a splint in December, and got all my MRIs done, and I have been in the splint ever since. ... (2 replies)
... y found a great TMJ specialist, I found out the guard I had worn for years had actually contributed to my problems. I did wear a lower mandibular repositioning splint for over a year. That plus tons of PT for myofacial pain, cervicalgia, oral trigger point work, and manual therapy really did help. ... (3 replies)

... It is important to consider both the physical bite issues and the muscular issues in the TMJD treatment. ... (2 replies)
... Did your bite changes? ... (8 replies)
... I understand completely about not having truly good days... it is very hard. I try and keep myself busy as best as I can... seems to help a bit. I just found out I have to get my precertification re-done for the new year for my physical therapy (dry needling)..will take some time so now I have to cancel my upcoming appointments. I am however going to a consultation with a... (22 replies)
... It would seem like with just muscular issues you could be fixed easier even with bite issues I thought I could be fixed easier than most tmjd cases where they were born that way or broke their jaws etc but I guess it's not so easy to fix huh. ... (22 replies)
... Do you believe the splint caused your open bite to begin with? ... (7 replies)
... Klonopin is a muscle relaxer, and I take .5 mg once a day. It helps with muscles spasms and my ears. I'm so ready to stop splint therapy. It has helped with my back and neck, but it has not helped my ears. ... (7 replies)
... My TMJ started when my bite was off. I was under a lot of stress last year, and I clenched during the day. I had neck, upper back and shoulder pain. ... (7 replies)
... Looking for the same and in the same areas but preferably pa or nj. Let me know if you do because from the looks of things these tmj specialists all use splint therapy and in my opinion it don't work for everyone like in your case. We need to find someone who addresses the damn bite! ... (1 replies)
... It doesn't matter if it was only eight days. what you feel is accurate and no one and I mean NO one not even a dentist knows your bite, teeth and face better than you. This is exactly why I refused splint therapy as my treatment and I wish I would've ran out the door when the dentist before that wanted to shave my teeth, better yet give me a mouth guard claiming I grind which... (3 replies)
... Hi Austin, What type of tmj dentist created your splint? Was it a Neuromuscular dentist? There is a couple neuromuscular dentists in my area that I am considering visiting. Misty (7 replies)
... ents if it is even helping. I tried some yoga one night last week and I think that made it worse.. My next stop is a chiropractor for some massage and ultrasound therapy on my tight neck and jaw muscles. ... (22 replies)
... I would seek a counselor for cognitive behavioral therapy if you are having a lot of anxiety, maybe even biofeedback treatment. ... (22 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)

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