... I recently had a hysterectomy. About a week afterwards I started having pain in my jaw on the left side. ... (0 replies)
... I got an MRI done, and I have mild bilateral anterior meniscal dislocations with recapture upon jaw opening. ... (0 replies)
... t hurt. I also have no trouble opening my jaw widely and doing so will not aggravate my discomfort. I also feel slightly better overall after my meal. ... (0 replies)
... I have yet to make it through a night with it. I keep finding it in the morning in the bed or even a few feet from the bed. It is extremely uncomfortable and my jaw feels worse. ... (0 replies)
... I have a rock hard bulge pushing through both ear canals, more pronounced on the left, and crackle sounds when flexing my jaw muscle. ... (5 replies)
... Wow, sorry to hear yours has gotten worse.
I am just starting my journey with TMD and I am already suffering.
I wish you the best. (6 replies)
... So I've been in closed lock for quite some time now. I can't open 2 fingers width without really forcing myself. I've been to all kinds of doctors and tried all kinds of non-invasive treatments over the years.
I was referred to a local doctor today and he's the first person to suggest I get a Cortisone shot in my TM joint on the right side since that's where the problem... (0 replies)
... is is an ongoing issue that you believe is related to TMJD then I suggest you go to a local university that may have a Oral maxifacial pain doctor and ask for an MRI to show the current conditions of you joints. They may be best suited to handle your symptoms if it is joint related. ... (9 replies)
... I understand where you are coming from. You feel as there is something wrong that needs to be fixed. My jaw should not be doing this. It annoying and troubles you. ... (6 replies)
... how much are jaw MRI's (3 replies)
... I notice you posted this about a month ago, but I had an MRI done several weeks ago. ... (3 replies)
... I know this is in my not too distant future and I just don't know how to figure out who is the best. I am in Florida. I know people probably travel but I don't know logistically how that would work with initial consults, then going for MRI's, having the surgery, follow ups, etc. Thanks! (0 replies)
... It could be TMJD. Have you had a MRI to check if your disc are ok? ... (1 replies)
... I'm sorry to say I don't have an answer for you, but I am interested in following your post. I am 31 and after a year of head and face pain was finally given a Jaw MRI that revealed what I'd been suggesting all along - articular disc disorder and osteoarthritis. You can imagine how devastating this is as a young mother with a lot of life to live.
I've been on... (4 replies)
... een referred to surgeon, someone who trained under Wolford. I have an appt scheduled for the 26th. I can find no good stories for surgery. The left side of my jaw I'm told was injured at some point and my body compensated. It is shorter than my right. ... (14 replies)
... crackling, hyperacusis, jaw soreness, jaw deviation, neck soreness, and occasional jaw pain when yawning. As most of you already know, they often get unbearable. ... (3 replies)
... s jaw pain issues. ... (1 replies)
... I haven't had bilateral TMJ joint replacement surgery but I need it. Its pretty major surgery especially for someone at such a young age. I would get a second opinion from another surgeon/specialist before proceeding. It does sound like your son has a complicated case so surgery may be needed but such major surgery is usually the last resort and its always wise to get a... (14 replies)
... He's had TMJ for about 4 years. He went to an orthodontist because one side of his jaw has not stopped growing, condylar hyperplasia. The ortho sent him to a jaw surgeon who scheduled an MRI. The MRI shows condylar hyperplasia on the right jaw and TMJ arthritis on the left. ... (14 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... (13 replies)