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Braces for tmj?
Dec 7, 2012
... I'm in braces right now for TMJD. It is part of Phase II of my orthodontic treatment. ... (1 replies)
... dent such as a blow to your face or head. The other fact that your ortho was shocked about how much your teeth shifted makes me again question is knowledge about tmj complications. If he is not sure about the results being achieved by his ortho treatments I would be questioning it as well. ... (6 replies)
... I don't have braces so not sure what they will do as far as taht goes. He did talk about the possibility for physical therapy for me following the surgery. ... (49 replies)

... I agree also and think that it matters if you have braces to correct tmj or if it is maybe causing. ... (3 replies)
Braces cause tmj?
Jul 29, 2016
... gree. My issue was pretty much entirely muscular. I know that isn't the case for everyone, and I realize that makes diagnosis and treatment harder. However, most TMJ disorders are mainly muscular issues at their root. ... (19 replies)
... I know you have been going through the braces for a couple of years now and it has taken a tole on your mindset. You honestly may want to look at postponing the surgery. ... (14 replies)
... you need a proper diagonis and to do this you need to find a dentist that specializes in TMJ disorders. Which is easier said then done since any dentist can hold themselves out as a specialist. ... (2 replies)
... Unfortunately the only advice I can give you is to find a Qualified TMJ dentist. There is a Great TMJ docs thread on the board. ... (2 replies)
... se and I am constantly closing my jaw on my front teeth and sometimes in a weird position of my back right teeth. This constantly hurts my jaw and is starting to hurt my teeth as well as gums... I find it hard to smile, chew, even talk sometimes. ... (2 replies)
... nt that kept my bite in the same position as the day splint and a "wedge" that came down behind my lower teeth that kept my lower jaw in a forward position. I'm now in Phase II with upper braces and I'll move from the splint to lower braces in a couple weeks. ... (10 replies)
... So, on the braces went at 18, and it is now two years later. I am 20, just got them off a month ago. But guess what? ... (4 replies)
... it is usually a dentist who specializes in denture as well. If you grind at night, a splint may help so you can ask the doc. to make one for you. The insurance may not pay for it but if you need it, you have to use it. ... (4 replies)
... I've been having symptoms for a few weeks now and I've been googling around trying to figure out what could be wrong. The more I look, the more I think it might be TMJ and that's how I found these boards. ... (4 replies)
... I feel for you!!! I am 54 and have been fighting tmj all my life. I had so much else going on though that I didn't address this until I was in my thrities. I live in the Houston, Tx. ... (5 replies)
Is it tmj?
Apr 8, 2010
... are and how wonderful it is that they have so much participation. Until I found them I found myself putting 100s of search terms into Google everyday to find out what was going on. ... (5 replies)
... nd know how to fix your bite. Make sure that they are a Functional Jaw ORthodontist, and do neuromuscular dentistry. You can look under the ICCMO website and see if someone is in your area. Post where you live and maybe we can find you someone. ... (10 replies)
New to TMJ issues!
Sep 15, 2009
... Now here is where things went bad! A couple of weeks before my ENT tests i went to my dentist for a checkup and while i was there i asked him about TMJ and whether it could be the reason for my issues... he had a look at my bite and said that it slides to the left a bit as the teeth contact... ... (5 replies)
Is this TMJ?
Jun 27, 2009
... hI--Sorry all your symptoms, it definitely sounds like tmj. Please find a specialist in your area that hopefully belongs to these 3 associations: American Academy of Craniofacial Pain American Academy of Orofacial Pain American Academy Asoc. for Functional Orthodics--You will get the best care I believe with someone going this route. The earlier you get treatment with... (11 replies)
... nstriction of blood flow. It may not be an easy task to determine what is triggering your migraine so you may have to take a scienctific approach to figuring out what is causing yours by trying diff things and seeing what helps and what does not. ... (10 replies)
... I'm sorry you're having so many problems with your jaw! I know exactly what you are going through. I will tell you my experience and you can see what worked for me! ... (10 replies)


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