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... Could you elaborate on what you mean by Gelb not practicing what he preaches? ... (15 replies)
... I also was fitted with the Gelb Splint made by dr. harold gelb. It costed 1800. so yes you are being over charged for it. It's made of hard acrylic and it shouldn't wear down at all. ... (15 replies)
... I'm wearing a Gelb appliance since March 27th. ... (6 replies)

... ein from his office who is helping way more. I am fighting with the Lisa the billing lady not to pay for the night time pice of crap since it broke on the front teeth as I was simply taking it out of my mouth the first month. ... (4 replies)
... PS. don't worry about the splint making you worse. You can't be worse then where you already are. Just don't like them touch your teeth or make them shorter. But if you're grinding, then you're in trouble. ... (11 replies)
... I tried a splint by Dr. Gelb and found it made things worse but fortunately although my dental insurance would not cover it my medical insurance did. ... (15 replies)
... Hello, You should never let a whacko fill down your teeth. This very much has to do with vertical dimension and the concept of Gelb 4/7. When they fill it down, you lack vertical dimension & are not within the Gelb 4/7. If they keep doing it, your condyle will eventually hit the cranium. But why do some dentists do it? I don't know. Don't they have the knowledge? ... (9 replies)
... ted with standard night guards and an NTI device but in the last year, the NTI and night guard actually made my TMJ worse as I "fought" the reflex and grinded my teeth at night even more with them in. I was then referred to Dr. ... (0 replies)
... That's great news that things are going well. What is a gelb/mora appliance? I'm curious. I have a neuromuscular orthotic that sits on the bottom teeth and I wear it 24/7. (6 replies)
... resistance forces you to bite down harder, so you basically need to clench your teeth while he tries to push your arm down. ... (15 replies)
... trength, they went right down. Then he stuck tongue depressors on both sides of my mouth to give me more biting surface and pressure so I could bite down on all teeth with more force, and when he did the arm test again, I had much more strength and my arms did not go down very far at all. ... (15 replies)
TMJ - Need help!
Jan 28, 2007
... equilibrated and a new Gelb Appliance made. ... (3 replies)
Splint Today
Jun 5, 2007
... Then he explained the approach of the Gelb Mora versus the one I'll be using. ... (9 replies)
... it just won't work. A member from the other forum mentioned that one of the biggest reasons why tmj surgery fail is because doctors don't take into account of teeth after surgery. ... (14 replies)
... I go to Gelb's son in NYC and he made me a full mouth guard that covered both my upper and lower teeth that was hard to wear as it confined both jaws to a very undomfortable positon. Small joints? ... (5 replies)
... I've only seen pictures of the gelb and mora, also. ... (7 replies)
... I'm wearing a Gelb appliance to reposition my mandible. ... (14 replies)
... reat your muscles. It's really not like that. TMJ involves teeth, joints, and muscles. All three. If say you lack vertical dimension, which is pretty much a teeth problem, your joints will not be in the right place and most likely your muscles will spasm depending on how much your joints are out of place. ... (8 replies)
... s office has Tmj problems...very bad ones by the sounds of it. She had tried quite a few splints, with no help at all, but currently she is finding relief with a Gelb splint. ... (8 replies)
Clenching
Nov 30, 2001
... MelanieB has learned alot more about clenching than I do. I have an NTI splint which covers only the front two teeth which I wear at night. It does prevent all my other teeth from being together and is supposed to alleviate muscle tension. ... (13 replies)


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