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... Hi Peggy, Glad to know you are doing well. The doctor who recommended bilateral joint replacement is Dr. Larry Wolford. ... (5 replies)
... If you don't mind my asking, what surgery is the one dentist suggesting? ... (11 replies)
... ointments at the end of this month. The good news is that he doesn't have a lot of pain in his jaw. That is why it was such a shock to hear that he needs joint replacement surgery. After all the information I have read on TMJ, it does seem that surgery should be the last resort. I am hopeful! ... (5 replies)

... I haven't had bilateral TMJ joint replacement surgery but I need it. Its pretty major surgery especially for someone at such a young age. ... (5 replies)
... I have had joint replacement surgery and have done very well since then. BUT, I did not have the joints replaced until all other avenues had been exhausted. ... (5 replies)
TMJ and Bone Spurs
Feb 28, 2015
... About 5 years ago I had bilateral TMJ joint replacement done. ... (0 replies)
... My 24 year old son was diagnosed with TMJ Arthritis and the surgeon wants to do a bilateral TMJ joint replacement. That seems extreme to me. I would like to know if anyone has had a jaw joint replacement and if you have had jaw problems post surgery. ... (5 replies)
... It seems to be a major surgery that is a bit less major than joint replacement. But like any tmj surgery, it's a big decision. Consulting with a few different doctors is definitely a good idea. ... (1 replies)
... I had both discs removed for the same reason. My jaw kept dislocating. This was in 2006. April 15th I will be having bilateral joint replacements from Total Concepts. I had about 6 good years until things went bad. Good luck. (7 replies)
... t is more traditional to do patch testing and I was wondering if anyone had been successful in getting an allergist to do the blood testing instead before having tmj replacement surgery. ... (2 replies)
... The TMJ Association had a newsletter where the featured a company that did this type of blood testing. ... (2 replies)
... I am facing TMJ replacement surgery and am running into some roadblocks getting testing for allergies to the metals in the TMJ implants. I would like to get the blood testing in advance, but am having trouble finding an allergist in the boston area who does this. ... (2 replies)
... Bhavesh have you talked to your doctor about these questions? These are all very legitimate quesitons which your doctor should be able to answer, or has the doctor answered these questions and you are simply looking for other people's experiences? (17 replies)
... I am having TMJ replacement surgery next week and really nervous about it. Can you please share your experiences? ... (17 replies)
... I have had problems with my TMJ for 23 years. Just in the last year it's gotten debilitating. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for your response. I am going for TMJ replacement on the right side. My left side is fine. I have never had pain on my right side. Its just that I was never able to open my mouth completely. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for your response. I am going for TMJ replacement on the right side. My left side is fine. I have never had pain on my right side. Its just that I was never able to open my mouth completely. ... (17 replies)
... I am so sorry the bilateral TMJ Concepts have not worked for you. You are living my biggest fear that the pain would only get worse after the surgery. ... (15 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)
... but pain management is critical. It also critical in terms of any major surgery planned. Surgery invovles pains and if you are already in pain you will likely be hypersentive to pain possibly making recovery more difficult. ... (3 replies)


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