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... I understand that this whole TMJ thing is confusing, esp. since there is no one rule of thumb for treatment and different dentists have different ideas for treatment... ... (5 replies)
... I've read that one should look get 2nd opinions before deciding on a treatment. I did that with 4 dentists and ended with conflicting treatment proposals. Just thought I'd share, in case you have some experiences with either of these treatments. ... (5 replies)
Is it TMJ?
Mar 12, 2014
... to then having a fixed brace! Everything was fine up until i started having these awful pains and my bite has moved back to how it was before i ever had orthodontics! ... (1 replies)

... you need a proper diagonis and to do this you need to find a dentist that specializes in TMJ disorders. Which is easier said then done since any dentist can hold themselves out as a specialist. ... (2 replies)
... Unfortunately the only advice I can give you is to find a Qualified TMJ dentist. There is a Great TMJ docs thread on the board. ... (2 replies)
... y jaw whenever it opened which progressively got worse until one day my jaw locked in place on one side. I went to physio therapy for it a number of times to try and aid the stiffness, and my jaw also started closing improperly and on different parts of my mouth. ... (2 replies)
... doo, never heard of the ALF, uses one kind of splint, Period... Anyway through lotsa research I found out about Myofunctional and Osteopathic treatments for TMJ and just dentistry in general. It was like a light went on, makes so much more sense! ... (15 replies)
... People do not realise that poor jaw formation, incorrect bite, narrow palates, narrow facial profile can lead to being more prone to excess adrenalin and addiction to training, I know some orthodontists recognise this but not on the whole. ... (14 replies)
... have a new top orthodontic hawley retainer made since I hadn't worn mine in 3 plus years. I certainly don't want my teeth shifting after going through 3 years of braces in middle school. ... (2 replies)
TMJD Scares
Feb 11, 2014
... So, since I last posted, I went to a consultation with a different orthodontist and I also went to a clinic at a dental school that specialized in orofacial pain. ... (7 replies)
... but I'm doing what I can to deal with it using conservative and reversible means. ... (17 replies)
Tmj and braces
May 3, 2008
... i had tmj than got a mouth gurd that got rid of the pain than i had braces to sort out my crooked teeth i told the dentist that i had tmj and said said i went to get rid of all the syptoms before i put on the brace he said that the brace willl get rid of the tmj so i had than on and noticed that the teeth grinding down more than usally two years yater now im still wering the... (5 replies)
... Thank you for the reply and words of encouragement. ... (21 replies)
Tmj and braces
May 4, 2008
... Paul, I'm sorry for your suffering. I wore braces to correct an anterior open bite, but that was after I had gotten rid of the pain with the splint I wore for several months. ... (5 replies)
Tmj and braces
May 4, 2008
... Paul, second, third and even fourth opinions are not a bad idea. ... (5 replies)
Tmj and braces
May 4, 2008
... hi paul , i have been toooo see 4 diffrent ortho since i have tmd and my bite is sooooooooooo of however i have learned that before going into braces you must have a comfortable rest your jaw that is, some otho dont know what they are doing you need to get a second and third opinion.... do you live in CT ? ... (5 replies)
Tmj and braces
May 4, 2008
... I would go see a doc to give you something to relax you for your panic attacks..Take it one day at a time!!I was also told I needed braces, and move my teeth, ect.. havent done anything yet and living with terrible headaches and sinus pain everyday. At least you are trying and doing the best you can. ... (5 replies)
... Hi there! I am so thrilled to have found this board. I am 38 years old and I have for the last year had headaches, shoulder and next pain and 6 months ago started to see a chiopractor. He has been treating me and diagnosed me with cross shoulder syndrome, gave me exersizes, adjustments ect. ... (10 replies)
TMJ and surgery?
Jun 22, 2007
... hello there! Please, please, please do not consider surgery as the first option for TMJ and if you have a dentist, oral surgeon or orthodontist who insists surgery is the ONLY way to fix your problem off the bat, FIND ANOTHER DOCTOR ASAP!!! ... (3 replies)
Tmj?
Jun 1, 2006
... y sore. Turns out its my jaw thats the problem he says even when i talk he can see my jaw stiffened in one spot. He said it might be something to do with my bite and referred me to a dentist. ... (1 replies)


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