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... and he has done a pretty good job of getting almost everything back to where it was originally by basically just using his hands and pushing on just about every part of my head, face and neck. I have been seeing him for almost 8 months now. ... (15 replies)
... I went to see Dr. Larry Wolford, in Dallas Texas this summer for a scond opinion regarding my continuing pain, which became worse after having TMJ Arthroplasty in 2003. I had to go on a lot of medication after my surgery due to such great pain. ... (8 replies)
... have resisted getting my wisdom teeth out for years since the only problem they've ever had was some tooth decay. But the bite specialist who's treating me for TMJ advised I get the wisdom teeth removed. ... (11 replies)

... Many times the appropriate splint therapy can correct slight bite problems as you have described. ... (1 replies)
... I had mild TMJ for a few years, and this past Jan had major surgery (hysterectomy). Six weeks later, I woke up with terrible jaw pain, ears plugged and vertigo. Saw and ENT and he said my TMJ was very bad and could of been because of the intubation during surgery. I had it under control after using a bite splint, but a few days ago had another acute attack. I have... (2 replies)
... Each person's would most likely be a little different based on problems and symptoms. The theory of this splint was based on those used for people with joints destroyed by rheumatoid and osteo arthritis. ... (9 replies)
... entists tell you, your teeth CAN shift, and your muscles will adapt to that new position. I would ask your surgeon exactly what goals she is trying to achieve by using this particular splint, and what her long term plan is. ... (9 replies)
... I've been in TMJD treatment since April of this year. My TMJ specialist has had me wearing an anterior repositioning splint that goes over all of my upper teeth. ... (2 replies)
... we finally found a TMJ specialist who has 35 years experience. ... (6 replies)
... crackling, ear infections, intermittent ear pain, pretty much everything tmj has to offer aside from actual joint pain. ... (0 replies)
... Soundsensitive, I'm surprised reading your posts, because you have very similar symptoms to mine, only my TMJ symptoms explicitely began in an obvious way after I developed maloclusion after work done by a bad dentist last year. ... (11 replies)
... anyway i have emailed him this weekend........Im sure that it needs ajustment as it should not make me worse like it is.......so i have taken it out and am using my simple clench nite plate only until i hear back from him!! I certainly dont need my TMJ to get worse with a splint......... ... (5 replies)
... HELLO Could anyone suffering with a feeling of clogged stuffiness in ears explain why and what exactly causes it if there is no ear infection and no fluid in ear why we get this horrible sensation, as i have seen 2 different ent specialists and gps who say my ear is all right now, i did have a ear infection 9 weeks ago and thats why im confused :confused: if the ear is... (9 replies)
... Here's my story. In Feb 2010 my jaw locked up and my muscles spasmed. I had an mri and i was diagnosed with a anteriorally displaced disc in the right tmj joint. ... (6 replies)
... I'm going through the same thing as far as trying to find help, starting into splint therapy, etc. since feb. Look at my old posts and see what good advice i've gotten the last 3 mo. Keep reading , I've learned a heck of a lot here. ... (6 replies)
... yrs now and started with my new upteenth tmj dentist 3 mos ago and just wanted to let everyone know how I was doing. ... (6 replies)
... ons about this. We just now, that a percentage of people having sleep apnoe does already crunch their teeth at night which may lead to the conlusion that a snore splint could help with bruxism, too. ... (11 replies)
... neck, shoulders, head, face, back. She found our dentist and started on splint therapy. ... (12 replies)
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Dec 18, 2001
... all treatment for TMJ disorder. Different treatments work differently for different people. All you can do is try the more common treatments, because they do work for many people. ... (5 replies)
... So I no longer listen to any TMJ specialist who does not consider using home EMG sleep studies to rule out or diagnose chronic bruxism. ... (2 replies)


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