... Sorry I don't have any answers for your mom but rest assured she is not alone. I have had severe pain in my throat and ears since July. The throat pain has eased up a bit but the ears are the worst. Just as you describe it, sharp stabbing pain I BOTH ears. ... (7 replies)
... So, I finally had a TMJ MRI. Both resting jaw, opened, and while opening it. Just got results and there's no pathology. Both joints are well with no signs of any sort of issue. ... (4 replies)
... My mom suffers from chronic pain all the time up the right side of her face, her throat, neck, under her ear, in the ear and her jaw of course. She has been using a heating pad every night and the pain in her jaw has gotten a little better. She suffers in awful pain and it has been going on for months.
The dentist said TMJ, but the primary doctor said an ear infection and... (7 replies)
... I can relate a lot to this, I'm 21 and my TMJ started at about 19. ... (6 replies)
... one TMJ specialist, it was non schalantly deduced that I have only mild blockage in my sinus cavity, no apparent eustachian tube dysfunction and most likely had TMJ dysfunction. ... (6 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)
... ear. After about an hour of telling my ENT that I was having problems she was puzzled and did more tests, finally she got this look on her face and pulled out a TMJ brochure. TOO LATE. ... (6 replies)
... if it's connected in some way with some sort of TMJ issue. I wish I had some answers but I'm trying to figure things out as well with this whole issue. ... (2 replies)
... Hey there.
I am going through permanently swollen lymph nodes, mostly on right side of throat, and swelling behind my ears. I have shorting pains in my chest, and some bloating around the lower sternum, weird pains in my arms from time to time, and in my neck. They feel like electrical jolts a lot of thr time. I also have a pain under the right side of my jaw. I feel like... (2 replies)
... SamJayne. . . Sammy, You have really suffered. TMJ is very painful. Yes, the ears, throat, neck,jaw, sinus, etc. are all in play. ... (2 replies)
... I've had neck and throat pain for years, and my teeth have always been a pain. ... (1 replies)
... So to update you on my journey. I saw the TMJ specialist. Not all dentists claiming to treat TMJ actually know what they are doing so make sure you seek out the best with lots of analytical equipment and such. ... (1 replies)
... Are these typical TMJ symptoms? ... (1 replies)
... I also have severe TMJ and have had TMJ pain on that side about the same amount of time. That whole side of my jaw hurts and clicks when I open my mouth and locks occasionally. ... (0 replies)
... Generally the pain is focused around my jaw, throat, neck and shoulders. Speaking was a chore for me and I am in a career where my ability to articulate myself is very necessary.
I also suffered from dizzy spells and feeling not quite aware of what is going on.
Pain begun spreading to my legs. One night at work my legs became like cinder blocks, heavy to lift and... (11 replies)
... I've been experiencing symptoms for quite some time now and just wanted an opinion. I have brought this up to my dentist and seen a TMJ specialist but I did not feel comfortable with him and haven't found a new doctor yet. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you for the reply.
Yes I do already have taken antibiotics and did nothing.
I am scheduled to see an oral pathologist and a gnathologist in september. I planned to do a MRI in order to rule out other things and than follow a direction to fix my bite.
Interesting I noticed that if during the day I keep my jaw more centered the pain subsides, so I am convincere... (3 replies)
... f it is tmj relates because I have a cross bite in the same side of the pain and I remember that previuoulsy it sometimes happened to wake uo with a similar sore throat when during the nigh my jaw was pulled backward on the right. Maybe the disc is irritating some nerve? ... (3 replies)
... head posture helps people with TMJ. Also there is a link between TMJ and all the symptoms I've experienced for over 4 years. The trouble breathing, post nasal drip, lump in throat and even LPR itself have been linked to TMJ. ... (2 replies)