... t. It's hard to explain. Then at times it's an itchy feeling, at times it's a burning feeling, then at times there's a tiny sharp pain for a second. I'm actually flying tomorrow so I'm quite worried about this ear issue. Got my muscle relaxants handy in case I need to knock myself out... ... (40 replies)
... Grating sounds in the right TMJ every time I open my mouth. Sometimes I have clicks and pops as well. ... (21 replies)
... You'll be flying in and out of Singapore a few times I suppose . . . ... (21 replies)
... n, yes I have had many hearing tests which all came out normal. In the beginning of this thing, I was convinced this was an ear problem and didn't believe it was TMJ at all. I kept going to ENT's and inner ear specialists. All tests came back normal and they told me there was nothing wrong with my ears. ... (3 replies)
... blocking, etc. My ear hurts constantly while I'm here on the ground and I can't imagine what this will feel like on a plane. Any info or your personal experience flying would be greatly appreciated. ... (3 replies)
... Please can someone give me options to help my TMJ pain. I live in Northern Ontario and my choices are very limited. I have had a MRI and it shows that both cartilages are gone. ... (0 replies)
... although I was committed to get this fixed, flying across the nation and driving hours to get there is kind of too much hard work for me and the family. ... (98 replies)
... ump from Dr. Stack, but I wouldn't let him treat me. Please look at some of the red flags. Dr. Stack does not take any insurance. There are plenty of good, great TMj doctors out there who take insurance. ... (98 replies)
... I can't imagine flying across the nation for two years, that's all.. ... (98 replies)
... my tmj is worse when i sit I am not sure if it is because of posture or because of all the tight muscles pulling on my joint when sitting..does anyone else have this.. ... (2 replies)
... LOL My sister refers to her house as Wild Kingdom - she comes home to rabbits and chipmunks running around the house and birds flying around her A-frame ceiling beams thanks to 2 very active cats.
MRIs of the brain, c-spine, spine and jaws (mandible and maxilla) are all diff tests. I had the brain, c-spine and jaws done. They did the brain and c-spine during one appt and... (10 replies)
... thanks i feel better knowing this.............im getting anxeity attacks at night in bed and my whole body almsot jumps of the bed flying in the air lol!! ... (4 replies)
... Stack had patients flying in from Canada and Norway when I was there the first time so this long distance treatment isn't that unusual. ... (4 replies)
... although i do get pain its not what i would describe as severe pain and from what i have been reading headache pain seems to be the symptom that most people with tmj complain of. I do get pain, but it comes on it shorter sharp waves more than a constent pain. ... (1 replies)
... he gave me some serc to help with the vertigo which was terrific. Flying home was terrible. On the takeoff i felt like my eyes were about to pop out, then developed a massive ear ache on landing. ... (4 replies)
... Several years before I started having severe tmj symptoms I started having problems with my ears hurting, noise bothering them yet things sounded muffled. ... (5 replies)
... No I haven't flown since my tmj started and to be honest I would be just as worried as you are - b/c my symptoms can be severe I dread even staying over night at my sisters or brother's house a few hrs drive away - even opening the car windows while driving cause pain and pressure in my ears. I think if I did attempt to fly - my brother is pushing for us to all meet for a... (5 replies)
... With me Thelma its pretty much been plugged up (left ear) since this started three and a half months ago. Ive went through it below so i wont start ranting here :). I would be looking at a flight from indy to orlando florida - so a few hours in the air.
Have you ever flown when you were like this when you got on the plane? It sounds to me like TMJ can start with ear... (5 replies)
... I had problems with my ears even before my tmj - a few times it ruined my vacations b/c I would be in pain and clogged up for days. I finally went to the dr before one trip and asked him what could I do and he prescribed a strong decongestant and nasal spray that made me groggy for the flight but worked b/c I had no other problems afterwards. This was a long time ago so I am... (5 replies)
... With TMJ ear stuffiness like problems - is it wise to fly? I am concerned about pressure equalization problems (cant pop my ears etc).
J (5 replies)