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... when I close it. It's next to useless to try and reposition my teeth, since I've bruxed so heavily on one side that they can no longer fit together symmetrically. ... (11 replies)
... ne growing but, what it did was helped the soft tissues release the tension and trained my muscles to use my jaws in a healthier, more functional way. Now that I can afford to get the actual tooth issues treated, my current orthodontist says that wearing that back then really is helping things go smoothly and easily now. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you for your help. I am supposed to have my lower jaw moved forward. It's not a double jaw surgery. ... (14 replies)

... planes splints and Physical therapy along with heat or cold packs for pain are usually tried. Maybe muscle relaxers if previous treatments have not worked. Many TMJ experts that I have seen believe that less is best. ... (14 replies)
... and the result was, that I might have sleep apnoe. After two nights in a sleep laboratory, that diagnosis has been confirmed. Your specialist could have been right, there is a connection between bruxism and sleep apnoe, which was shown by a study from Israel in 2003. ... (11 replies)
... So sorry for your suffering. I've been struggling with TMJ issues since 2010. Based on what you've said, I would start from the very beginning. ... (11 replies)
... Here's my story. In Feb 2010 my jaw locked up and my muscles spasmed. I had an mri and i was diagnosed with a anteriorally displaced disc in the right tmj joint. ... (6 replies)
... thanks guys good to know. sry i didint really specify but my main concern was if tmj could make your neck outa wack then that leads to head pain.once in a wile i will turn my head or look down and i get a top of head more to the top left kind of pain. ... (17 replies)
... yeah had the xray done but no the splints were from someone else- but whoever there from i cant sleep with one anyway so it seems trivial if he does the same - the pain and sleep is importan to me naturally- but my appearance is just as important to me seeing as its the most obvious change in me - hope he can help, qwhat have u heard about atlas realigment also the osteopathy... (15 replies)
Is this TMJ?
Dec 9, 2010
... The popping and clicking definitely indicates a TMJ dysfunction. The clicking is usually caused by displaced discs. ... (7 replies)
TMJ face change
Nov 21, 2009
... how can I make the swelling go away? ... (97 replies)
... Phase 1 treatment usually consists of some sort of splint, that after being used more than 2mo. will usually change your bite permanently, so be aware of that. When your symptoms subside, and the splint has done it's work, be it recapturing discs, calming down muscles, etc. ... (8 replies)
... Yikes, reading your story brought back all the mess I was in 20yrs. ago. Your case mirrors mine very closely, because before I had braces, I had my wisdom teeth removed, and after that, all hell broke loose. ... (10 replies)
... So if muscles in the leg can change , I'm positive that facial muscles are the same way. I have no idea if a bite doctor and TMJ specialist are the same. Doubt it .. ... (15 replies)
... How long have you had your TMJ and what are your main symptoms? ... (15 replies)
... First of all let me say how sorry I am to hear of how this is ruling your life and how frustrating this must be to you with the medical profession not being able to help. ... (11 replies)
... Hi IndyGirl1, really thanks for your response. ... (3 replies)
... A biting block is a very small block that the dentist or hygenist will position in certain areas during your appointment. It has a grove on it so your teeth can rest comfortably. ... (3 replies)
... I cannot comment on the baby option being male but I can suggest something which will help overall, it sounds like your TMJ started due to a trigger from intense cold on one side but i think that this was the straw that broke the proverbial camels back. ... (11 replies)
TMJ Replacement
Mar 19, 2013
... indescribable....but I have survived and am currently without a left mandible implant, will find out on Friday when Shands plans to put a new one in. All of my TMJ surgeries have been in the state of Florida. ... (12 replies)


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