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... chiro, accupuncture, PT, tens unit, trigger point injections, pain meds and muscle relaxers, etc. Some go as far as to cover certain orthotic devices and surgery. Some have caps or limits as to what they will pay or how many treatments allowed, etc. ... (6 replies)
... Hettie, If you don't mind me asking, was your surgeon in Maryland Dr. Warburton? Just curious. Thanks (12 replies)
... Has your physician told you that you needed to have surgery and if so, was it just an arthroscopy or were they talking an open joint procedure or even a total joint replacement? ... (12 replies)

TMJ Disorder
Sep 24, 2012
... Thank you for your response! I know that mine came from intubation when I had surgery in July of this year. My dentist told me that TMJ is my problem and was caused as a direct result of intubation. Also my oral surgeon has told me the same thing. ... (6 replies)
... I was diagnosed with TMJ in 2006 after a doctor improperly diagnosed me with ear infection after ear infection, I even had tubes for awhile and nothing helped. ... (2 replies)
... and I am wondering if I should mention it to him or go with the TMJ doctor route. I checked with my insurance company and treatment for TMJ is only covered if it is from injury or organic joint disease. Could anyone give me any pointers on where to go from here and if I am doing the right thing? ... (10 replies)
... What does fixing your teeth entail? ... (2 replies)
... but my dental insurance does not cover anything to do with correction of TMJ. The ortho coverage only covers corrections of malocclusions. The health coverage doesn't include TMJ. ... (6 replies)
Insurance
Aug 27, 2004
... orthodontists to bill under MPD which insurance companies seem more willing to cover. ... (2 replies)
Insurance
Aug 24, 2004
... I finally saw an ENT today about my ears. Says they look great. Nothing wrong. He thinks the facial numbness, numbness base of skull and ear pain are from the tmj and fibromyalgia. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Elayne Thank you for your concern and I do appreciate it. I am not doing it strictly for pain relief. I have functional problems as well. I was however under the impression from all of the different doctors I have talked to that the headaches would disappear. or at least be lessend. Please let me know what you think of this device and everything that goes along with it. ... (49 replies)
... changes occur. Surgery does not guarantee pain relief. Most times, you are changing one type of pain for another. I am not sure I am understanding the reasons for the joint replacement? ... (49 replies)
... going from doctor to doctor trying to figure what was causing my pain, and to get out of pain.. I suffer so bad each day, and all I can afford is OTO crap thats does not do a thing for me yet I take it like it is going out of style... ... (19 replies)
... and I am new to this site I found it late last night. My name is Edna and I live in Indiana and I have been all over the US for help. I am heading for my 18th surgery for total joint replacement. My scans were taken Wed and I got to see them and what a mess. ... (8 replies)
Tmj
Sep 22, 2013
... to adjust my atlas and adjust my back..this went on for months with no relief. He made me mouth piece after mouth piece. So he refers me to a Dr. in Fla who only does surgery. Like thats what I want to do. Dr. Vita said there is no other solution. I made an appt to go to Fla. ... (1 replies)
... entist office told me to come into today for an x ray. I hope this works. When I looked up my dentists name online it said he practices in oral and maxillofacial surgery plus regular dental and cosmetic. I have been seeing him for years and he is very nice and knows my family and I hope an x ray will show what is going on. ... (4 replies)
... of it size and the right one is dislocated. I have been in splint therapy for 5 months, and this morning woke up with a tmj flare up. I am so discouraged, and in pain. ... (14 replies)
... I have TMJ disorder and it took over 5 years to get diagnosed with an action plan. ... (8 replies)
What should I do?
May 21, 2008
... There really is no harm in getting a tomogram right now. If you go to the right type of dentist or OS, they can sometimes submit it under medical insurance if your dental insurance does not cover it under myofacial or orofacial pain syndrome. ... (9 replies)
... so as a result they are more than willing to help you get a claim through by calling your insurance co and finding out what you are covered for. ... (9 replies)




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