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... I saw my dentist and he told me to wear a night guard. He told me how to make an OTC one... told me it needed to be flatter, as the one I showed him was not right and was causing the problem. ... (10 replies)
... Right TMJ meniscus anterior dislocation in closed mouth position but recapture and anatomic positioning wit mouth opening. Accompanying small joint effusion. Left TMJ grossly normal. Each TMJ meniscus normal size and no abnormal degenerative attenuation. ... (12 replies)
Tmj?
Jul 4, 2011
... ong with daily headaches. All of these symptoms I have all day everyday for about 5 months now. Up until recently I had no diagnosis, I went to the dentist for a cleaning and was explaining my symptoms when he said you definetly have tmj. He could tell by the way my jaw popped out of place when i opened my mouth wide. ... (0 replies)

... doc also mentioned trigger point lidocaine therapy may be good, but i'll hold off until night guard therapy and maybe medication therapy... ... (6 replies)
Appliance Fitting
Jan 27, 2009
... I had the long face look before this started and now I too look squashed from the mouth down. ... (80 replies)
... my forehead, behind my eyes, in my cheeks, all the way back to my neck. I thought maybe I had been grinding my teeth at night. I may be, not sure. I bought a night guard to wear at night, and still wake up with the same problems. ... (1 replies)
Cfs & Tmj?
Sep 22, 2007
... All that money spend on a tmj specialist plus other doctors and still no relief, so I went to another TMJ doctor and he made me a soft night guard for my bottom teeth. Now 6 months later still not much relief. Sometime I can go weeks without much pain them bam hit again! ... (4 replies)
Could this be TMJ
Apr 18, 2004
... Hi Michelle: Your symptoms could be caused from your clenching.Clenching can cause all kinds of strange symptoms and problems. Have any of these dentists or specialists you have seen mentioned TMJ or problems that clenching can cause. There are many different types of splints for different problems. I am on my fourth splint right now. I have had 2 upper and 2 lower ones. My... (5 replies)
Could this be TMJ
Apr 18, 2004
... I don't know about the bleeding, but in my personal experience, clenching did cause my tissue to become irritated in places. Some types of mouth guards give you a surface on which to clench more effectively, and so they can cause problems for people who clench a lot. ... (5 replies)
Could this be TMJ
Apr 18, 2004
... le backround , I am 41 years old , and take very good care of my teeth , flossing once a day every day , brushing properly , and see my dentist 2 x a year .. for cleaning and check up . ... (5 replies)
... Long story but I hope to get as much feedback as possible from real people that have been through this nightmare called TMD One year ago I had to find a new dentist because mine had retired I decided to give the one my kids use a try because I was impressed with her saving my daughters tooth after hours on a weekend I have never had problems with my teeth other than... (10 replies)
... You need a new night gaurd which will help reduce the impact clenching and grinding have on your jaw. It sounds like your old one didn't fit right. ... (21 replies)
... I am right there with you but I do wear an acrylic guard at night and right now I'm not sure it's helping or not. I am still dealing with weirdness in my left jaw and head aches off and on and tightness. ... (27 replies)
... that is what is strange. I actually wake up with it in the middle of the night forgetting it's even on. It feels way better than any of my over the counter ones. ... (18 replies)
... I am finding that after wearing my acrylic custom guard for the past 3 nights my jaw pain is back and now I have headaches, but only in the evening... ... (18 replies)
... Hi, when I first got tmj I was told to do the jaw exercises and have a soft diet by the hospital. That didn't help and I was given a mouth guard by my dentist. That seemed to help a little but after using it for quite a while I was getting alot of pain again so I stopped using it. ... (6 replies)




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