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... I appreciate you sharing your story. Sounds like you are well on your road to recovery. I take mobic which is an anti-inflammatory and tried a muscle relaxer but that didnt prove to help at all. I am still attending physical therapy but I will look and see if I can find a good chiropractor that can do active release. Chiropractors always kind of scared me with all that popping... (3 replies)
... e, sometimes the act of injecting a needle helps. I didn't end up doing them. I had a mouthguard made but it didn't feel right and I was worried it was making my jaw worse so I really didn't wear it. I also wasn't even sure if I actually grinded my teeth at night. ... (3 replies)
... view your jaw. I went through this last year. I was clenching, and I stretched a ligament. Both my meniscus were subtly anterior displaced with recapture upon jaw opening. I had to switch dentists because the one that I had did not feel comfortable treating me. I got a new dentist and ask him to order an MRI. ... (4 replies)

... he headache hit! I have never had headaches but these cause me to lay in the dark for hours with silence. I am dizzy laying down, or sitting up. Then came the jaw locking up and sticking. The headache is worse if I talk or chew. My chiropractor adjusted my jaw and the headache was gone! ... (4 replies)
... I don't know what the deal is with the right side of my face muscles. Whenever I do some sort of jaw exercise on my right side I can feel a bit of pain in or near my ear. ... (8 replies)
... years ago that I was at a dead end. My jaw hurt me all of the time and it made me so sad that I too thought I was stuck without a cure. ... (9 replies)
Stuck jaw
Jul 16, 2010
... I have a TMD issue in which my jaw has been stuck and will not open larger than 2 centimeters. It has been stuck this way for 7 months, when my infant accidently dropped a snow globe on my head while I was asleep. That sounds worse than it was. ... (1 replies)
Stuck jaw
Jul 17, 2010
... invasive therapies to get the jaw open. I asked him that question a while back for someone, and he stated to me that he has never had a patient in a closed lock for over 6 mo. ever... ... (1 replies)
Closed Lock Jaw
May 18, 2016
... Have you seen a doctor about this? I had surgery for my TMJ back in the 1990's, but before the surgery, I could only open my mouth 1-2cm, but it was never completely locked closed. My oral surgeon said it would get stuck like that because the meniscus (the cushioning disk in the jaw joint) was moving out of place, and preventing my joint from functioning properly, like when a... (2 replies)
... t" to which he could only agree. It's so strange that for years I had no symptoms what so ever and now it's slightly painful and oh that grinding and somewhat stuck feeling. How do I learn to ignore that sound and feeling? ... (3 replies)
... Do not do surgery .... only as a last resort! Surgery on the jaw joint is a slide into hell followed by more surgeries! ... (7 replies)
... Melemma, does your jaw unlock at certain times? ... (7 replies)
... Hi Mel, I would suggest being very cautious with regards to surgery. Less invasive procedures are far more preferable. Have you tried a splint on the lower teeth? If so does this relieve symptoms and prevent locking and pain? Also, please ensure that the surgeon in question actually knows what they are doing. There is a surgical procedure that can be performed, following... (7 replies)
... It would involve upper and lower jaw for an open bite. I could try to do this non surgically but I risk that not working.... Not sure what to do. ... (7 replies)
... rays of my mouth and said the jaw looked ok. But I can feel it pressing into my ear canal, not to mention all the clicks, pops, and tearing sounds that my jaws can make. ... (11 replies)
... but it also may be displaced. The disc has to move back and forth in order for your jaw to open and close and if it get stuck in a forward position then it effectively acts as a door stop and your jaw won't open. I would hold off on arthocentis. ... (1 replies)
... days ago I was sitting on my couch and moved my jaw to the side to get some food out of the back of my mouth, then I heard a crunching noise like a stick in my right jaw joint. ... (1 replies)
... But it sounds like he wants to manually manipulate your jaw to get it open. ... (11 replies)
Jaw arthroplasty
Apr 2, 2012
... I have had two anthroncentisis and one arthroplasty on my jaw since 2010 when I fell off my horse and damaged my jaw. ... (0 replies)
... ergoing treatment for my TMJ disorder. My symptoms are different than many in that I don't suffer the traditional pain in the joint. For some reason one day my jaw joint sort of snapped and felt wonky. I think it happened during an anxiety attack, but I suppose the reason doesn't matter. The fact is that it happened. ... (15 replies)

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