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TMJ face change
Jan 13, 2010
... st speechless in the conversation, because if I say one word, he would say 100 words. it was well explained. anyway, if the splint therapy wouldn't work then how can a doctor treat me without a surgery? ... (97 replies)
... It was feeling like someone took a hammer and pounded my teeth with it. I had particular teeth that would hurt, and then eventually, that pain would disapear. You'd think you had a bad cavity or absess. But no.. ... (8 replies)
... you know any good dentist who has had good successes treating patients. I also spoke to Ben Sutter from Portland , he does DTR therapy and was confident that he can treat TMJ. I have read some horrible reviews about DTR so not sure if I should take it not.. ... (7 replies)

... Sounds like you are in a good place. Splint therapy works as long as the splint is kept in, so if that's something you wish to do, then that is TMJ out of the equation. Next thing is the muscle pain down the back of your neck and fatigue. ... (15 replies)
... Magnesium can help muscles relax but to be honest I don't believe its a cure all. ... (5 replies)
I'm terrified
Aug 21, 2014
... king the professional help of a psychiatrist or a pyschologist. It doesn't mean you are crazy, it just sounds that your anxieties about becoming ill and seeing a doctor are so overwhelming that it is interefering with normal activities of your life. ... (3 replies)
... I have fibromyalgia and TMJ usually comes along with it, so I have had a lot of fatigue with my flare this time around. Do you have any neuromuscular issues that may cause you fatigue? ... (7 replies)
... Unfortunately, it may take a number of diagnostic tests to determine what your TMJ issue is, because it is usually a complex issue with a number of factors coming into play. It also depends upon how severe your symptoms are. ... (7 replies)
... popping noises when I opened my mouth, some discomfort, and a small lump in front of my right ear. ... (12 replies)
... I totally agree. My doctor's practice is primarily TMD, and Neuromuscular Orthodontics. ... (20 replies)
... Here's an example....when my doctor did the EMG testing... ... (3 replies)
TMJ face change
Feb 12, 2010
... I think you are on the right track..Yes, Dr. simmons is expensive...If you do go for a consult with him, ask him point blank if he can give you a discount for not having tmj insurance, or dental. Some dentists will have compassion for those of us that are flat broke. ... (97 replies)
... you have gone through. It's not easy at all to find a good tmjd specialist. Unfortunately, you may need to drive to locate a good one. Not everyone knows how to treat tmjd effectively. Many of us on here have been to doctor after doctor, and are still in treatment, or still looking for a good specialist. ... (1 replies)
... you might want to seek out an excellent osteopath for a consult. You may be able to get an idea of what's happening going that route. Doctor's don't know how to treat tmj, if that's what's wrong. You may have some sort of muscle issue, especially regarding the SCM muscle. ... (17 replies)
... er than a regular dds will. They are out there, we just need to find them. With that said, I think that there are far too many dentists out there that claim they can treat tmj but really have no idea what they are doing. Especially in severe cases where your bite has been changed prior to their treatment. ... (10 replies)
... I posted on this board a few years ago confused and having no idea what was wrong with me. I had seen countless doctors and knew it was TMJ related but had no way to prove it. I lived in a small town with hack doctors who thought I was seeking medication. ... (12 replies)
... I have an appt with my primary care doctor in a week and half. That is whom I am going to get the medication from. My dentist said if I needed a muscle relaxant, I had to get it from my PCP from now on sooooooooooooo okay. ... (8 replies)
... I was diagnosed with TMJ about 6 months ago following a broken tooth being repaired. ... (12 replies)
... Hello all. I have posted about my own TMJ but I am also a counselor and have a client who has TMJ but has dentures. She was referred to a university 3 hours for treatment but refuses to go and I am at a loss as to what can be done for her. ... (4 replies)
... r the waiting list of many many years. I was completely shocked as if really i get worse and i cannot open the mouth at all i die waiting for the solution to my case. i don't know how my friend do it as she said the nhs did not do anything to her but for what i see here should have been a miracle to be honest. ... (8 replies)

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