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... 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)
... respect to clonazapam, while I'm no doctor and I respect that everyone reacts differently to drugs, I am personally doubtful that clonazapam would aggravate your TMJ symptoms or had anything to do with it. ... (8 replies)
... he had disc displacement and pain. Once the Arthrocentesis was done she started experiencing more pain and the surgeon recommended the Arthroplasty. They did the surgery in February of this past year. ... (3 replies)

... I strongly believe it might be the initial reason for my TMJ and the crookedness of my jaw. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Laura, have you found someone to help you with the tmj problems? ... (16 replies)
... I am sorry to hear about your problems. Dealing with TMJD can be so overwhelming! :-( Do you know though, why your bones are deteriorating? Do you have osteoporosis? I may be wrong but I don't think that any of those treatments (Arthroplasty with discectomy and fat graft) would fix a badly damaged (resorbed?) bone. I am also not sure if these options are better than a total... (16 replies)
... I need a TMJ replacement on one side. I am hoping to meet with Dr. ... (0 replies)
... I guess the question you have to ask does rheumotoid arthitis make a difference in the prognosis for a sucessful TMJ surgery as oppposed to someone who doesn't have rheumotoid arthitis and has to have TMJ replacment surgery for other reasons. I don't know the answer. ... (1 replies)
... lateral replacement in 2007. My surgeon talked through the two choices with me and althyit was clear he preferred TMJ Concepts, the choice was mine. In looking at the options though, it was clear to my husband and I that TMJ Concepts was the right way to go. ... (5 replies)
... Sorry to hear you've gone through all this. I've been suffering from severe TMJ since 2010 and its gotten progressively worse. Its very difficult to diagnose and treat. mY opening is down to 1 finger and I can't chew anything. ... (8 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)


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