... I'm a 63 yr old male and the first TMJ symptom I ever had was a year ago. One morning right after I woke up, it seemed my the left side of my jaw slipped out of joint. ... (0 replies)
... who is respirologist and have an overnight sleep study done and you should be on CPAP machine when you sleep that forces air to keep the soft tissue around your throat from collapsing in. ... (5 replies)
... Maybe see a Ears Nose and Throat doctor? ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for responding. I had my iron and blood pressure checked and all is good. My vitamin D is low and I am working on that. My B12 is in the 500 and even though that is considered fine I have been told it should be more around 800 ish, so working on that. I had inner ear test done ( nasty test) and the first doctor said I have a vestibular issue so I went to therapy for 6... (17 replies)
... You said you saw your doctor so I assume your blood pressure is normal; your iron levels are normal (e.g. you are not anemic) - low blood pressure and anemia can cause dizziness. If its been a while since you've had these checked and you are still dizzy I would get them rechecked.
Have you seen an Ears Nose and Throat doctor (ENT)? Dizziness can be caused by inner ear... (17 replies)
... I am in Clayton,NC. I suffer with TMJ and am looking for any help that can point me towards a good DR. ... (0 replies)
... easier said than done. There is no special training required for a dentist to call themselves a TMJ specialist. Check the thread "great tmj dentists" for someone in your area. ... (3 replies)
... Oh laura ,realy some relief to me after hearing ur symptoms like mine. I did opg x ray of my jaw and it show tmj .before it i convinced myself that i have throat cancer becouse these ase also samiler as kinda like that.my pan is feel like burning pain and how urs feel like? ... (13 replies)
... I am in Clayton,NC. I suffer with TMJ and am looking for any help that can point me towards a good DR. ... (2 replies)
... but neck pain and soar throat and I can't open my mouth more than 10 mm and cant chew anything. ... (13 replies)
... I wondered about doctors getting bonuses or "rewarded" from surgeons for referring patients to them. I really think this is a disservice because TMJ surgery is so risky anyway and I would shudder to think that anyone would be referred for surgery that didn't really need it. ... (13 replies)
... What was ur symptoms before treatment.please tell me can tmj couse sore throat? ... (13 replies)
... Lately i have had a lot of issues - how many of these may be from my TMJD? The main one i am worrying about and bothered by is throat clicking when i swallow and kind of difficulty swallowing - especially saliva or liquids - i have to gulp loudly to swallow! This has been going on a couple of months now.
Other symptoms I've been getting..
Jaw pain on both sides (and my jaw... (0 replies)
... I'm new here. Lately I have felt a lump in my throat that is not consistently there. ... (4 replies)
... Yes. It can. There is a sticky at the top of the board with a list of diagnostic symptoms. There is a section for the throat. (1 replies)
... I have been diagnosed with tmj disorder. I have jaw ache and ear aches. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, I am new to the Health Boards and have spend many, many hours reading through the hundreds of posts on TMJ and have already learned a lot. I have had issues with TMJ for about 25 years. ... (1 replies)
... How did you find out it was a fungal infection though? How did the doctors come to that conclusion? Was it a blood test you had? If it was, I've already had a blood test about a month ago & everything came back normal. (4 replies)
... Well i haven't posted in forever but my tmj symptoms are all gone. ... (4 replies)
... Its possible that your sypmtoms are due to TMJ but only a qualified medical practictioner can determine this. ... (2 replies)