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... If you were given a flat plane splint for example, those are not often successful because they are not a custom mouth piece that has been made with your specific TMD needs in mind. ... (4 replies)
... ther way, right now you don't know enough, so research research research. You cannot go to a regular dentist or oral surgery, they need to have a history working with TMD cases and a vested interest in continuing to study and learn more about TMD. ... (5 replies)
... get out of alignment, a lot of pain, ear popping, balance issues etc. I have been through a lot of procedures and the only thing which helped me was braces. Some people get relief with bite splints, however those aren't cheap and I personally didn't get help from it. ... (3 replies)

... People do not realise that poor jaw formation, incorrect bite, narrow palates, narrow facial profile can lead to being more prone to excess adrenalin and addiction to training, I know some orthodontists recognise this but not on the whole. ... (14 replies)
... I have been reading quite a bit of the threads and decided to share my story. It is unfortunate but a reality, that people with TMJ problems like us, that there is no established data or results to support us making decisions. However, we all do the best that we can. ... (39 replies)
... of my jaw joints and didn't say too much about that side of things. I'm not sure if I am right here but I have been told that sometimes bruxism in itself causes tmj issues. God I am so confused with it all. ... (40 replies)
... Yea i don't really know what TENS is, but i've read some pretty negative stuff about it, so i don't think i'll be trying that. Its a bummer with tmj it seems like you haven't heard of it until you suffer from it and then all you hear is how hard it can be to fix. ... (9 replies)
... I have had braces and was suppose to have jaw repositioning surgery but my hmo kaiser denied the surgery. My orthodontist took off the braces even though he said I needed the surgery or I would end up in chronic pain with my jaw dislocated. ... (2 replies)
Is this TMJ?
Aug 20, 2007
... Years ago i moved and started at a new school...very stressful time for me. for the longest time i grinded my teeth in my sleep ALOT. woke up with constant headaches and pain in front of my ears and in my jaw area... it is a dull ache and does not go away. ... (0 replies)
TMJ Surgery
Jun 7, 2007
... but then post op treatment of splints and braces again would fall back into dental. ... (3 replies)
... am doing much better..slowly but surely. I am back on paxil cr and klonopin until I get better. My question is have any of you out there experienced weight gain with paxil? ... (3 replies)
... hello everyone, i'm 45 an didn't know my pain was from my TM joint till about three years ago, all the pains listed on the board are dead on, i like so many others have gone to so many doctors/dentist/orthodontist/an surgeons,was i braces 14 months of a two year plan they took them off to soon, back in braces now, anyway the TMJ guy/ orthodontist im with now is great, like i... (5 replies)
... TMJ connection. I have an incredible ENT who I had been with for years who I went to twice and he couldn't find anything wrong with my ears. He offered tubes to try to help with the stuffiness after so many months, but we both decided that wasn't the right way to go. ... (7 replies)
... In my case, I traced my problems back to intubation with a surgery. Evidently, my discs slipped which resulted in my jaw 'pushed' back into my ear. The muscles in that area went into constant spasm. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Moonby, you can read my previous posts. ... (2 replies)
... MJD and loads of different opinions on what works and what does not. From what you have written, I believe you are suffering from a TMJD, which is fine, a lot of people are but don't really bother too much about it so they just happily live their lives. Actually loads of people have clicking when opening and closing. ... (1 replies)
... from you've you told me it doesn't sound like they have a lot of experience with TMJ. ... (4 replies)
... I am new to this group and wanted to let everyone know what I have gone through. So sorry if the post is really long. I am hoping that someone can give me some guidance because I am LOST right now with this problem. ... (19 replies)
... My heart goes out to you!!! I am on my third set of TMJ Concepts and can tell you each surgery was a way differant pain experiance. First I am VERY concerned with regards to your relationship with your doctor. If you are able, you need to seek another opinion and quick! ... (13 replies)
Acute TMJ
Jun 5, 2012
... who had successfully treated others with TMJ, including himself! ... (14 replies)


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