... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... Sorry to hear you are going through all of this. In my expereince there is no one cure all but a range of treatment options that can hopefully help you manage your symptoms and improve your quality of life. I don't know exactly what kind of TMJ symptoms problems you've been having - but if you have trouble brushing your teeth and singing (I find I can't speak loudly it hurts... (10 replies)
... I haven't had dizziness but Ithink other people on this forum have so it could be related to your TMJ. In any event you should see an ears nose and throat doctor who look at your inner ear and rule out any inner ear disorder (just as a precaution). Also get your blood pressure checked - low blood pressure can cause dizziness too.
Hope you feel better soon and get into... (3 replies)
... I was recently officially diagnosed with tmj and I don't have clicking with the jaw either and no pain opening my mouth. I get severe pain along my jaw line on both sides, but never at the same time. ... (7 replies)