... rays and MRI scans and they turned up nothing. ... (6 replies)
... For a few years I thought I had brain damage or something really severely wrong with my brain until I finally got a brain MRI done a little while back that turned out to be normal. ... (2 replies)
... its made me worst!!! muscles spasm, ache, my bite changed, and not stable.. be aware..
ask your doctor why you need the split, have you did MRI?
well in my country it cost 200$ (2 replies)
... it didn't help. That's when I had my TMJ MRI too. ... (4 replies)
... do you think tmj is curable ? ... (5 replies)
... i dont have cracking sound at all, he gave me the splint because i want to do crowns to recover my teeth.
the problem is that i have 2 bites now.. small openbite,and sometime my teeth are coming over each other (flopping/crashing) when i close my mouth or chew.am afraid! (8 replies)
... Braces sometimes cause TMJ if they are not positioning the joint where your natural position is. ... (8 replies)
... can the pain remain for ever? should i take flexeril? (8 replies)
... It depends on the cause. TMJ is a catch all term for many different things. ... (8 replies)
Arch supports can be custom made for you. See a podiatrist. I had foot problems once and the doctor noted that my shoe was "off". I took the shoe to a cobbler shop where they found that the arch in the sole was broken. After having new soles with new arches fitted, my foot problem disappeared. Since 2002 when my MS substantially worsened, a... (12 replies)
... Hi Yvette, I'm glad you got your MRI, and I'm sooooo glad your doctor is working with you. That's the kind of doctors we need. Doctors to listen to us -- after all we need know our bodies best. I'm praying for all of us. I believe in miracles!!! And I'm so glad you're not having the crackling noises and that your pain has subsided. I'm doing okay with my ibuprofen and... (30 replies)
... am doing it because you want it! and I don't want you to be upset with me.. haha. He said, I am a really good physician and I'm not just saying that, but if the MRI reveals something far more greater than what I truly feel it is, I will admit that hey I was wrong. haha. I told him good because i wont let him live it up.. ... (30 replies)
... Yvette2315, I am praying for you!! I hope everything goes well with your doctor and he orders the MRI. I'm off for the summer and have been busy looking for a job that does not require too much talking. I've been a teacher for 8 years, but I can't go back with my TMJ. I've been feeling sad because I really like teaching. Hopefully, I can find a job soon. I'm worried... (30 replies)
... Thank you AustinBobCat, I can't wait to get that MRI, tomorrow is my appt for the follow up. keep your fingers crossed for me. If he doesn't order it , I'll see if my regular dentist can. This has gone on way to long. I also he doesn't get me upset either. Because I might let him know my true feelings. It's so hard to make one comprehend and or have empathy for a person... (30 replies)
... of MSers without lesions. Also, while a brain MRI will or should find lesions, there are MSers whose lesions present along the spine too. An MRI cannot confirm or deny MS and it is important to have an MS Specialist diagnose you because doctors with little or no MS experience can and do misdiagnose. ... (12 replies)
... am scheduled for another visit in 2 months. He is optimistic that my jaw will reach optimum position. I am also seeing another oral surgeon that specializes in TMJ for a second opinion. He takes his time and explains everything in detail. He is 50 and has great reviews in Yelp. ... (30 replies)
... Im so desperate to get an MRI. My follow up with the doc that i really dislike is next week wednesday i think the 16th. At which time, he is suppose to order my MRI if he doesn't i wont go back to him and start all over outside the NJ doctor. ... (30 replies)
... Sorry all this is going on for you now. It can very well stem from damage to your TMJ joint. You would need a scan and MRI of your TMJ to see clearly what's going on. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Yvette2315, I'm really sorry to hear this. He should have ordered the MRI to see what you're dealing with. I'm glad you found another doctor that will be able to help you. ... (30 replies)
... Hi Steph -
I am sorry to hear about your issues. I hope you are doing better.
Can you tell me about the brainstem MRI? Do you mean cervical (neck?)? I've never heard of this.
Thanks. (7 replies)