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TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint Board Index
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... First of all let me say how sorry I am to hear of how this is ruling your life and how frustrating this must be to you with the medical profession not being able to help. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, when I started treatment, I was in chronic pain honestly. Sleep, eating and day to day life was pretty painful due to headaches and muscle soreness around my lower neck area. Afterwards, I can honestly say I am in no pain whatsoever. No headaches, and good sleep. Interesting question. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you for sharing something positive! I went to a dentist for non surgical treatment and they sent me to a surgeon bc I was in too much pain and couldn't open enough for splint therapy. They were going to do something similar to your treatment. ... (7 replies)

... This very much sounds like it could all be TMJ related. ... (7 replies)
... Have you considered braces to correct it? ... (3 replies)
... m at a loss and really hoping others experiences may be able to help me work out where to go next for help. ... (10 replies)
... I had arthosentesis on both joints to try and get mobility back to my joints so that I can open up enough to get a bottom mouth piece, then braces ...I haven't decided on fixing my open bite with braces or surgery. Everyone is telling me not to have surgery but. ... (8 replies)
... There are a number of treatments available for TMJD and loads of different opinions on what works and what does not. ... (1 replies)
... ppliance on my uppers to create a good horseshoe shaped upper arch alongside a clear lower splint. Pain was nil at this point. 6 months afterwards I was moved to braces on the lowers, then uppers. I do remember headaches and minor locking returning briefly with splint removal. ... (7 replies)
... Also try physical therapy if it is muscle related. You need a tmj specialist. Have you had any scans done? ... (35 replies)
... on an occlusal guard that goes on the bottom teeth and is worn 24 hours for 6 months to get me out of pain, then braces then surgery bc I have an open bite. He says if I fix my open bite with braces the teeth will eventually move back to an open bite. ... (0 replies)
... months isn't a long time for a splint to work at its best. Sometimes it takes up to a year or even longer. Your bite is changing and your muscles are constantly adjusting to a new bite, so some discomfort is expected. ... (12 replies)
... Awesome story. I ahave been using a splint that brought the jaw forward and it has helped heaps but now the dentist has tried to ween me off and made the splint alot smaller and pain is returning. I think it has been made harder because I have had to fly out of town to see this dentist. ... (7 replies)
... I was diagnosed with TMJ just over a year ago. I started having bad headaches when I was about 15 years old. ... (8 replies)
Military Neck TMJ
Aug 10, 2015
... Same here. I'm 27, TMJ started at age 12, about a year after getting braces. Then at 14 I started having neck and shoulder pain. ... (14 replies)
... Thank you everyone for the info! I've read a lot about the surgery and others trying it fix the bite with out surgery and having their bite come back. I did read one response who had the surgery and 5 years later the open bite was back. ... (7 replies)
... to correct my bite. I had three braces on my lower jaw as a young child, retainers with keys, retainers, plain braces, we used rubber bands on the braces, jasper jumpers, and the herbst device. ... (7 replies)
... I have been to two different orthos and a surgeon for tmj. One ortho said he could fix my open bite with braces. Another said the only way to fix an open bite is with braces and then surgery. ... (7 replies)
... My third oral surgeon reccomended I get into splint therapy. He would not do it and told me to go see my dentist. My dentist made a horrible one so I went and did a few consults until I found the right orthodontist. I am terrified of orthodontists due to the appliances I had when I was a child. ... (1 replies)
... No I never had or needed braces luckily. ... (35 replies)

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