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Cost of Splint
Jul 7, 2004
... I can actually give a more accurate cost for us now because I looked it up at lunch. ... (8 replies)
New TMJ Patient
Dec 3, 2014
... old male living in Ontario, Canada who has been having TMJ problems for the past couple of years. ... (1 replies)
... some cheek muscle dull fatigue pain on my left, some dull temple pain on my right, and the feeling of clogged ears. I saw the Prosthodontist today. I will make a long consult short. ... (7 replies)

... If you've found a specialist who knows what they are doing, I'd stick with it. I am appalled at the cost of all of this, since none of it is covered by my insurance ... but if it takes the headaches, jaw pain, tinnitus, ear pain, etc away, I'd sell the clothes off my back at this point to pay. ... (1 replies)
... Mouth gaurds very depending on their purpose. There are flat plane mouth gaurds that do nothing but help to reduce the impact of clenching or grinding. There are other mouth gaurds that are designed to alter your bite. ... (2 replies)
... covers all of my upper teeth and is a flat plane doesn't do any repositioning. ... (6 replies)
... Anterior repositioning splints are fairly common based upon my internet research. Will your upper anterior repositioning splint have a wedge or ramp on it? ... (7 replies)
... Not sure where or what part of the country you reside in - as dental costs vary based on the cost of living area - but it sounds reasonable. Ct scans genrally go for $1-1.5K and splints between $1-2K. What does she charge for bite adjustments - I doubt only 3 will suffice. The treatment approach sounds like standard nm treatment - it works for some and doesn't for others. You... (1 replies)
... If you read some of the previous or older posts you will see many have tried this approach and many have been helped. ... (3 replies)
... shoe shaped guard that covers the surface of your teeth. ... (1 replies)
... Hi there...I feel your pain, but relief of TMD pain and symptoms is well worth the money invested. I've been in trreatment for my TMD since 2003, and am still involved in the process. ... (9 replies)
... A lot of people who clench or grind their teeth don't necessarily have or get TMJ. TMJ basically means that the joint has stopped functioning as it should. ... (10 replies)
... I believe that Tiffany is right on. I have worn a bite splint of some sort for 23 years. For several years I would not even try to sleep without the bite splint, but I don't feel like I need that crutch anymore, just prefer it. ... (3 replies)
... I just made my appointment to get a full bite splint made. My Orthodontist is in Michigan and apparently teaches TMJ classes at The University of Michigan. ... (6 replies)
... TMJ can definately be caused by an uneven bite. Your dentist should know that if he knows anything at all about TMJ. Tiffany (3 replies)
... I am currently waiting on my dentist for an estimate on how much it will cost to have a night guard made to treat my TMJ but I have also read about splints used for treating TMJ to prevent clenching at night. ... (3 replies)
... :wave: yes i had a very nice open bite before i was put in bitesplints , an didn't know that it wasn't suppose to be like that till i started having tmj pain , seams i also had a very deep overbite , so after getting fitted for braces an getting my first quack orthodontist out of the way 13 months i found a doc in tenn that was great he fitted me with upper an lower... (14 replies)
Treatment costs?
Feb 2, 2004
... ar long services I'll be going through. My orthodontist went through my case history, took different facial and mouth opening measurements, looked for asymmetry of the face, and listened with a stethoscope to my jaws for clicks, pops, etc. ... (8 replies)
... I was given a plastic bite guard which was given nearly 2 years ago for grinding. I noticed right away my front teeth started shifting and getting crooked like a month later. ... (20 replies)
... I'm not sure what is going on. i still probably need to drink more water. I've been told that helps by washing out the toxins and lactic acid. Of course I still have the spasms and twitching going on, so, it's going to take time. ... (23 replies)


Associated Tags: bite adjustments occlusion, mouth guard, tmj disorder, tmj tmd mouth appliance

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