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To Elaine
Dec 28, 2002
... surgery jitters, I guess. I went into it blind last time and didn't realize what a recovery period it was. All I wanted was to be rid of the electric shock pain that literally dropped me to my knees. ... (8 replies)
... ever. At the age of 31, I'm living in hell. What a life. Let's just hope it doesnt go on for too long. I can't imangine myself sitting here at age 50, sharing my tmj nightmare. Gosh, I hope not. ... (7 replies)
... months before the surgical date. I still have to wear the braces but no adjustments will be made during this period. Post implant surgery I will have some kind of wire retainer, for maybe another year. ... (26 replies)

... which I did not before my surgery back on September 13th. ... (6 replies)
... e hospital and at home and since your OS is using IMF screws with bands will that continue or be replaced with the wire. The longest I had arch bars after a TJR surgery was 3 months and the longest time I have worn arch bars was 14 months straight. ... (6 replies)
... emporalis tendons on both the left and right jaw by cutting a piece of the jaw bone away where the tendon attaches. Its overnight in the hospital with a 6 week recovery period and I have to use a therabite to stretch my jaw every day beginnning the day after surgery to prevent scar tissue from forming. ... (18 replies)
... I hope that recovery is permanent. Shirlett, you are an inspiration to us all, and I hope that you continue for a long, long, time with your improvements. ... (64 replies)
... all you have to do is spend some time on this site to see so many examples of this. ... (12 replies)
... By the way, I had very severe TMJ symptoms and was in a splint for almost a year. ... (1 replies)
Hello!
Apr 17, 2012
... weeks. Since the left Fossa TMJ Concept was removed January 26, 2011, the remaining implant on the left has slid up and my jaw is severely out of place. ... (8 replies)
Wisdom Teeth :(
Mar 5, 2012
... t Tuesday. All 4 of them under general anesthetic. The procedure was to last approx 45 minutes to an hour, but I was out for about 2 hours time. Factoring in the time it took to prep me once I was out and to wake me up following the surgery, I believe the surgery still took longer than expected. Recovery has not been so great. ... (1 replies)
... I have had surgery with Dr Piper in 2003. If there is a less invasive way to treat your TMJ, he will not perform surgery on you. Keep in mind that the more interventions you attempt to correct your TMJ, the more scar tissue and nerve involvement you are risking. ... (12 replies)
... py...and physical therapy to correct the muscle imbalances that you have probably had since childhood, seeing that you've had migraines for that long. I have had tmj for almost 22 years...and I have almost been in pt. for 2 years... ... (36 replies)
... brow again. It wasn't a looks issue it was an annoyance because I could feel the droop on my eyelid and like you, nerve damage was my biggest fear going into the surgery so to me that made me nervous but it did eventually go away. ... (12 replies)
... river and flew out the windshield resulting in a fractured jaw and of course severe impact to it and many other injuries. We have been tracking my deterioriating TMJ joints via scans and trying all different methods of treatments. Now after 13 years scans now show both joints deteroriated with no discs and just "shot". ... (265 replies)
... jaw replacement surgery. You have been through so much with surgeries . . . not to mention all the years of TMJ before. Or was the damage immediate due to the accident? ... (265 replies)
... My surgeon did not prescribe a muscle relaxer right after surgery. He prescribed pain meds, and an antibiotic. I went to my pain specialist ten days after surgery and he prescribed a muscle relaxer. ... (265 replies)
... Please let us know how you're doing. If my calculations are right, you should have had the second operation done in June and hopefully you're on the road to recovery by now. ... (265 replies)
... Everybody at this point feels that I need a bilateral joint replacement using TMJ Concepts. I am still surprised the the jaw is my first joint to be replaced. According to the drs, RA does not usually attack the jaw so quick and hard. ... (265 replies)
... I'm having a total joint replacement on my TMJ next month. Right now my pain is the worst it's ever been. At this point I'm counting the days that I'll be teaching until the surgery. ... (10 replies)


Associated Tags: bite adjustments, braces, jaw back, splint therapy

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