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... A displaced disc is very common TMJ problem. Get a second opinionwith respect to surgery and orthodentics before doing either. Surgery should be last option. ... (12 replies)
... in 2006 I had an eminectomy and disc removal on both sides. ... (3 replies)
... Looks like surgery is in my future. Disc removal is what they said they would try first. ... (26 replies)

... specialist for this kind of surger. If anyone knows of the best of the best please let me know. We are leaning towards conservative and not going for the open jaw surgery yet. I scares me to death. I just want to help her get out of pain. Any suggestions from anyone would be of great help. ... (49 replies)
... Both of my discs were dislocated during the extraction, and since then, I have had constant bone, muscle and nerve pain. Recently, we've decided to remove one disc and pack the joint with fat. ... (0 replies)
... I will see about asking him again about possibility of disc removal and how that would affect me. ... (4 replies)
... Removal of the disc is not done anymore. ... (5 replies)
... Cymy Sue, this is probably an odd request, but i read a post you wrote a few years back. The discussion was regarding TMJD and jaw deviations to one side upon opening. ... (0 replies)
... My MRI's came back as "normal" because the discs weren't totally displaced, but when my ortho reviewed the pictures with me, it was obvious that my disc had slipped out of place which resulted in my lower jaw being pushed back towards my ear. ... (16 replies)
... I too, after this happened, googled jaw exercises and wondered if I should do them. ... (4 replies)
... I have been suffering with a slipped disc in my jaw and after having had arthroscentesis and arthroscopy it has been establised my disc is out of place, it is deteriating and my joint itself is inflammed. ... (0 replies)
... By arthroplasty, I meant the procedure where they surgically stitch the disc back into place. It can be done many ways, including the way that rt8624 mentions, with the mitek anchor to hold it in place. ... (20 replies)
... Hmm, I thought maybe the clicking noises were from bone rubbing on scar tissue or something. But maybe it is bone rubbing on bone that is producing the clicking. Either way, it sounds bad. ...Great... :dizzy: (2 replies)
... c i am only 24 years old, and have been living with a locked jaw for the past five years, now with an opening of 10mm. before my disc removal my opening was only 5mm. ... (2 replies)
... A scope is used to look directly into the joint. Most often used for disc problems such adhesions and dislocations. ... (2 replies)
Please Help
Mar 23, 2003
... My Dentist did not say anything about jaw movement, forward or backward. He said the purpose was to take the "load" off the joints and let the muscles relax into a more normal position. ... (7 replies)
... my jaw has shifted. ... (27 replies)
... on both joints. Right now his goal is to remove the dead and any damaged tissue that is surrounding the joints and to hopefully work manually at manipulating my jaw during surgery to possibly see if he can get the discs to recapture into the proper position. He did say when viewing the MRI he is concerned on my left side. ... (4 replies)
... I have full range when opening my mouth but it does lock and I have to move my jaw from side to side to unlock it and be able to close my mouth. This happens every single time without fail when I open my mouth fully. ... (3 replies)
Tmj splint
Sep 19, 2012
... Thankyou jay for your response. My tmj started I believe after removal of wisdom teeth back ,I noticed jaw clicking,neck cliking and right side of jaw would lock if for example I yawned or ate a burger. ... (12 replies)




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