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Braces for TMJ?
Jul 8, 2012
... I have been going to a TMJ specialist at the Univeristy of TN in Memphis. My TMJ started about 20 yrs ago after I got my first braces off...the popping and clicking. My ortho then sent me right to an oral surgeon who did two surgeries... ... (8 replies)
... and the lower one was not. I'd have to wear the splints for about a year, and then probably get braces. I believe the splints were for jaw positioning and the braces were to correct the bite after the splint. I'm not sure if I'm going to describe this correctly, but I believe Dr. ... (4 replies)
Braces for tmj?
Dec 7, 2012
... I'm in braces right now for TMJD. It is part of Phase II of my orthodontic treatment. ... (1 replies)

Braces for tmj?
Dec 6, 2012
... I have tmj that is muscular in nature. ... (1 replies)
Braces and TMJ
Jun 8, 2009
... my teeth were also messed up by previous tmj dentists and getting them and my bite restored has been quite an ordeal to say the least. ... (7 replies)
... Does heat help the ear that hurts at all? ... (12 replies)
Can I get braces?
Jul 31, 2008
... what you need is a tmj dentist that also does braces. ... (2 replies)
... I couldn't help but chime in on this becasue boy do I agree with what is being said - I am not sure what happened to make dental teatment more about aesthetics and high profit and disregarding the health and body/ function of the patient. Nor why it is not regulated more as medical treatment is and why dentists are often not held accountable. As an FYI to those in the US -... (13 replies)
... i haven't had any prob to speak of for about a year now, i'm worried about not wearing my elastics after the braces are removed , my jaw is so use to having them pull things into place , i just PRAY that things will be kool , the first round of braces did good , but after the braces were removed an the elastics were gone BOY did the tm prob come back ten fold, i think it will... (7 replies)
... I couldn't really tell exactly what you were trying to ask here but the orthodontist I see does braces one jaw at a time for his TMJ patients. So when you have an upper splint he has the braces on the bottom teeth. He then makes a lower splint and puts the braces on the top teeth. ... (1 replies)
... one of them "night braces" for TMJ.. or should I go to the dentist and see what he says.. beings that I can't close my mouth. Do you think the brace would even help it? ... (6 replies)
Could this be TMJ
Apr 18, 2004
... ay have pushed it slightly higher so it is getting the most pressure on it when you are clenching. My pain went through the roof after a new crown. I also wore braces years ago. I wonder if my bite has gone bad again from the teeth shifting back over the years.. ? ... (5 replies)
Braces for TMJ
Mar 19, 2004
... Time will tell, I guess. Yes, do what you can, no matter what it costs, to avoid ortho and get a GOOD splint to help recapture the disks if that is your problem. It will end up costing you less in the long run, physically, emotionally, et al. ... (8 replies)
Will Braces Help
Dec 30, 2002
... I think I have TMJ my dentist wants me get braces. Will they work? ... (15 replies)
Do I have TMJ??
Oct 8, 2001
... I just got my braces off about a month ago, and am wearing a retainer...almost imediately after, my jaw felt kind of funny when I first woke up in the morning. ... (2 replies)
... She will plan to finish her splint therapy, and then he recommends braces to make her bite fit again, and a night splint to protect the joint. Maybe before braces we will see a jaw surgeon just to explore all options before shifting her teeth permanently. ... (6 replies)
... I donít have any experience with manual manipulation but I had braces for 3 years which changed my bite and is the reason why Iím facing surgery and possibly complete joint replacements bilaterally. Have you had a second opinion? I canít tell you if the arthrocentesis would definitely work but generally with internal derangement Iím not sure that splint therapy is always a... (6 replies)
... we finally found a TMJ specialist who has 35 years experience. ... (6 replies)
... Wish I could help. I chose and chose wrong now I'm suffering more! My bite is now messed up even more with my back teeth hitting now as they did not before and wearing off too. I know this can be fixed with the teeth being built up but it's just so hard finding someone to trust. What did you decide to do? (1 replies)
... I was diagnosed with TMJ around 4 years ago. I was told by a specialist that the cartilage on both sides of my jaw has been displaced. ... (0 replies)

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