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... hey guys im 29 years old and for a few months now been diagnosed and suffering with tmj disorder, and the cause is my lower jaw too far back and very bad overbite,misaligned teeth. ... (0 replies)
Splint therapy
Nov 19, 2015
... I have a very very bad bite and my jaw is pushed back more than it should be so he thinks a repositioning splint would be the best. ... (6 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. ... (9 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. ... (9 replies)
... 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)
... 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. ... (9 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. ... (9 replies)
... Also try physical therapy if it is muscle related. You need a tmj specialist. Have you had any scans done? ... (42 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)
... 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)
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)

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