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... ing just like you about this topic. After the arthroscopy the oral surgeon said the plan is for me to be in the splint for at least another year then go back to braces before jaw surgery to correct my open bite. ... (26 replies)
... and then this past year my I started having problems with my left TMJ joint. Past week I've lost total movement in my left TMJ joint. Now I can't eat anything not even soft food. I can barely open my mouth. I have really bad neck pain on left side now. ... (26 replies)
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)
TMJ surgery
Apr 25, 2014
... That normally means you see a neuromuscular dentist, somebody who is listed as a master level and trained by the LVI school, somebody who does a large portion of their practice fixing TMJ jobs. No just a orthodontist who lists TMJ or their website even, which not all do. ... (6 replies)
... try finding someone who has experience working with TMJ issues. ... (2 replies)
... It does sound like you may have a case of tmj. ... (2 replies)


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