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... Hi. I wonder if anyone can tell me if this is normal. I woke up 5 months ago tomorrow with a closed lock. I have found a Dr. who is supposed to be one of the top Dr.s in this field . I don't know if I can say the name on here? ... (7 replies)
... ONly a dentist or physican can order one. Jimmy, you need to be careful, do not put just any tens unit on your face, the Myotronic works with the muscles, exercising them. Most tens units out their work with the nerves and hurt like HECK if you put them on your face. ... (3 replies)
... ray....the neuromuscular dentist will be primarily looking at your condyle positions...in relation to your muscular function....with EMG testing...which measures the muscle function at rest..and during clenching . Also, they probably will do CMS testing... ... (4 replies)

... I have seen your posts in the Dental forum as well so I am pretty familiar with your saga. ... (3 replies)
... What a Neuromuscular dentist who practices Functional Jaw orthopedics, and orthodontics can do for you is this....They will do a thorough exam of the muscles in your head, neck, jaw area. ... (75 replies)
New to TMJ
Oct 17, 2004
... Thank you for your reply...and the suggestions. ... (2 replies)
... relief of your TMJD. I went with this dentist. I had endless symptoms, all on one side of my face, nothing on the other. ... (10 replies)
... Oh Looney, I am so sorry you having to deal with TMD. ... (2 replies)
... Oh my gosh that is so much money. I wish you the best for your surgery. Okay, I am pretty new to the board, I do more reading then writing at this point. I, after 10 dentists was told I have TMJ. ... (6 replies)
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... I now love, love, love the TENS unit!!! At first I absolutely hated it. But, because it relaxes the muscles and increases blood flow, it releases your own chemicals within your body, and apparently my body is tired as all heck!! LOL! ... (46 replies)
... align her jaw and then braces to move the teeth to a better position which would prevent this from recurring. ... (10 replies)
... I have terrible headaches and neck, shoulder and upper back pain with blurred vision and hearing problems. I clench big time during the day and at night. My face hurts as though i have been beat up. My temples, cheeks, forehead and around my eyes ache constantly. ... (8 replies)
... Looney, I found the Myotronic tens unit extremly helpful in reducing my symptoms a great deal. It reduced the screaming in my ears to a hissing immediately, as well as the burning on my right side of my ear immediately. ... (16 replies)
I'm exhausted
May 23, 2003
... Well, my husband convinced me to take a full 2mg valium last night so I could get a good night of sleep. I slept until 8 this morning, I never do that. Of course, I am pretty wacked out this morning but I least I got some sleep. ... (10 replies)




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