... wns breaking are caused by my TMD. He wants to do a splint that I would wear several months to reposition my jaw, then adjust my bite in accordance with the new jaw position. ... (0 replies)
... Hi. Thanks for the reply. I think my issue has to do something with my jawline muscles. Underneath my ear, with the muscle underneath it, it just feels really weird like something is wrong with the muscles there. I don't know what to do about that. Also, I get constant weird ear sounds. Sometimes even when I touch my ear I hear the sounds. I'm just going nuts about what to do... (12 replies)
... ooping, pain behind my eye, pain all over my head at various times. I used to get nausea when I viewed any movement, so I didn't drive for a week or so. And my jaw hurts to open, my bite feels off because of the muscle, and facial pain. Whew! Moist heat has also helped me. I take vitamins, and magnesium. ... (12 replies)
... I have had blood tests EKG'S and I'm awaiting MRI results. ... (0 replies)
... These don't sound like primary TMJ symptoms to me. I don't know what dissacotiona disorder is and have never heard it in connection with TMJ - is it a psychiatric diagnosis?
I would first start with a general check up with your regular GP (If you have one) - get bloodwork; urine sample; ekg of your heart; and then I would suggest seeing a neurologist about your symptoms... (1 replies)
... Hello, I was diagnosed with TMJ 2 days ago and the specialist wasn't much help and gave me no information if my jaw disorder making me feel the way I do or should I go back to my GP? ... (1 replies)
... Hi. Well, I just got back from allergy testing a little while ago & it turns out I have no allergies whatsoever. So they said I have non rhinitis allergy symptoms where I'm getting a bunch of symptoms that are like I have allergies but am not allergic to anything. I'm almost positive my jaw/ear is causing these symptoms though. The allergy doctor put me on a spray, and said to... (12 replies)
... hi! I'm eager to hear how things shake out for you. I'm in a very similar place. I just finished a month of an elimination diet in an effort to decrease my jaw pain/head aches/ear ringing/etc. There was no real change. I'm wondering if I should follow your lead and get allergy tested for the congestion/phelgm.
However, I ran across these things today and was wondering if... (12 replies)
... for about 3 months now. Every doctor says there's no infection and everything looks good. My jaw sometimes feels tight, and I've also had some head pressure and the TINGLING on my scalp. It's not pain, very light sensation, but it's super annoying! ... (9 replies)
... and doesn't really require MRI. And I would advise against letting any dentist manipulate your jaw position whether it be "upward and back" as in centric relation like in conventional dentistry or "forward and down" in neuromuscular dentistry. ... (13 replies)
... Jpat08, I'd love to circle back with you now that I've seen another specialist and received a brain MRI….
After 2 visits to a Oral/Facial Pain Specialist and a clear brain MRI, I've been referred to a physical therapist and given a cream to rub on my jaw (loaded with anti-inflammatories and muscle relaxers). He didn't want to put me in any type of splint, even though I... (13 replies)
... t in the summer my other health issues flared up again. So I don't know what to do. I feel like at a complete loss as how to move forward and in the meantime my jaw keeps getting worse. I feel like throwing up and have panic attacks anytime I think about jaw surgery but my situation is so bad I don't know what else to do. ... (13 replies)
... nt Dr. Piper would do for that. She says I need the arthroplasty and discectomy with a fat graph from my abdomen. My instinct about the dentist not reading the MRI was that that was completely off base. ... (13 replies)
... I also wouldn't trust any dentist that doesn't read an MRI and goes only by symptoms. ... (13 replies)
... popping out sound when i yawn and eat,even when i talk sometimes,my lower jaw is popping out of its place and i have to pop it back in.Sometimes i get blurry speech,prob because of the position change of tongue. ... (5 replies)
... popping out sound when i yawn and eat,even when i talk sometimes,my lower jaw is popping out of its place and i have to pop it back in.Sometimes i get blurry speech,prob because of the position change of tongue. ... (0 replies)
... to be worn for 24 hours a day for several months and then another splint to be worn at night for several months. This is to move my jaw into the correct position to correct my TMJ problems. This is my big problem with this. ... (13 replies)
... The TMJ part begins here and has become a horrible nightmare! About 3 weeks ago, my jaw started feeling awfully fatigued one evening. Not painful but massively exhausted. I could barely sleep that night. ... (0 replies)
... Get an MRI and CT scan. Yes for the MRI they typically stick something in your mouth to hold it open while they take some shots. ... (9 replies)
... anxiety medication can do to me without me even knowing. Even drinking alcohol or having a little bit of caffeine can make my jaw start hurting pretty quickly so I'm sort of trying to stay away from any substances. ... (9 replies)