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... but my jaw isn't noticeably different. ... (12 replies)
... We will see though. The oral surgeon just advised me he doesn't want too many cooks in the kitchen and wants my jaw to have the proper time to heal before attempting anything new. I have started physical therapy and actually have an appointment later today. ... (12 replies)
... I kind of figured u know maybe I would need my lower jaw to be broken to get it back in the right alignment and this is something im so okay of doing Yes I can figure it's risky so is life and I want my life back So I'm open to all options I know my jaw alignment is so off that no matter What kind of option I seek it could really not get any worse then it already is. I... (12 replies)

... I would just get a second opinion from another surgeon who specializes in TMJ jaw surgery and also have realistic expectations. ... (12 replies)
... For the bite surgery my doctor said that he could fix my jaw to relieve pressure in my joints. But if I still have an open bite there is a strong chance for relapse. ... (12 replies)
... Does put my jaw back in place like he says it will... ... (12 replies)
... out through a MRI that I do have both discs in between my joints are dislocated without going back into the proper position. I do have a slight shift in my lower jaw only when I bite down. ... (12 replies)
... Also is your jaw crooked as well? ... (12 replies)
... Thank you both for your answers I really appreciate it! After some long thinking I do feel like surgery is going to be the best way to fix my crooked jaw It's really hard to live with a face that you wernt born with Like especially since I used to have a really great jaw line And I think since I waited so long this is the only real way to make changes So the surgery... (12 replies)
... Your welcome. I am actually scheduled to have that surgery on the 16. I have preop with the Dr this Friday. So I will try to let you know how it goes. (12 replies)
... they will then stretch and mobilize your jaw while you are under general anesthesia. You have to do jaw exercise after surgery. Its day surgery, but its minimally invasive and fairly low risk. ... (12 replies)
... and nothing has helped any. I have been told I will need jaw surgery and joint replacement in my future. ... (12 replies)
... Ever since I had joint pain clicking and popping sounds and my face was swollen for 4 months after the surgery and now my jaw is very asymmetric. ... (12 replies)
... Thanks Megbro - your comments are helpful. I am willing to endure 6 months of braces if it leads to a better surgical outcome - I justs hard to think about it. But after speaking further with the ortho, the problem is right now the ortho wants to do a mould of my teeth to design the treatment plan and I can't open wide enough to do that. So he's talking to my oral surgeon... (26 replies)
... With the degenerative joints your jaw position is going to keep on shifting until it becomes stable and happy. ... (26 replies)
... Basically the orthodentist said I need to wear braces for 6 months. He thinks my joints have degenerated and so my jaw is shifting. ... (26 replies)
... d to make things a LOT worse. Every time he adjusted the splint in his office, I would go home and a couple hours later it wouldn't be "hitting even" anymore. My jaw simply kept shifting and rendering his adjustments useless. ... (10 replies)
... mobilize your jaw while you are under. ... (4 replies)
Jaw surgery x3
Mar 4, 2014
... body to replace the disc that is removed, essentially to fill up the joint space so there is no longer bone on bone grinding and to mimize the risk of your joint shifting because of the space. ... (27 replies)
... because my doctor was giving me samples for the past 4 months because i can't afford it and it hasn't gone generic yet. it DOES help with my osteoarthritis in my jaw and that is the main reason why i was on it. i am calling tomorrow to see if they have more samples in. i was taking 60 mg a day. ... (2 replies)


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