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... Once you get TMJ you really can't cure it. But there are ways to help with the pain. Splints help some with the pain and put your jaw where it needs to be. If I didn't wear my splint then I would be in so much pain I wouldn't be able to live my daily life. ... (5 replies)
... i have always had problems with my jaw since i was young, just this past year and a half it really started to get bad to the point where i couldnt open my mouth all the way because of pain, and my jaw also started to shift to the right and slightly noticeable especially to me. ... (5 replies)
... I believe so, yes. It has slight indentations for my teeth on the top and it's for relaxing and repositioning my jaw back into joint. Afterwards, a "finishing" splint will be made which will only be worn at night, probably permanently which I am totally fine with. ... (5 replies)

... health care practitioner, just a parent, so pls treat my opinions as a layperson's opinion. ... (47 replies)
... it has to move to let your jaw open and close properly. An MRI may also diagnose arthritic changes in the joint. I would also recommend another CT scan of the joint. ... (11 replies)
... I am wearing this new splint. It seems a bit big and bulky right now. It fits on my lower jaw and puts my jaw into the position it needs to be in. This position is nothing like the position I am used to. The Dr. ... (4 replies)
... which my father, a dentist, was able to correct with very small, very gradual adjustments to my bite. ... (0 replies)
... After the jaw is brought into the "correct" position, the upper and lower teeth will not be aligned. ... (14 replies)
... I am suppose to get my custom guard tomorrow. ... (7 replies)
... I have a lot questions. First, has anyone had the dizziness disappear after they had their jaw alignment corrected? ... (11 replies)
... oms though. The allergy doctor put me on a spray, and said to take it another 2 weeks to see if it does anything. I highly doubt it will though. Also, go back to my oral surgeon tomorrow, but I have no clue what he'll say. Likely will just say to go for more physical therapy since I'm pretty much out of all other options. ... (13 replies)
... he problem with tmj surgery that is performed before the bite or jaw is stabilized is that for instance they go in and put a fat graft in for a new disc, if your jaw is in the incorrect place, or you have a completely unstable bite, this is just going to damage the new disc like the old one. ... (11 replies)
... hat has happend to me. I am slightly overweight with large chest and spent a lot of time on the puter in the last 5 years. I was being pulled down to the point my posture was horrific. ... (7 replies)
... I had migrains and severe jaw tension at least a few times a week, taking alieve almost every day and migraine meds a couple times a week! ... (6 replies)
... align my jaw to it's "normal" position. Right now my jaw is off 5mm apparently, but my doctor won't know for sure until he uses the computer diagnostic equipment. ... (11 replies)
All bets are off
Jun 5, 2003
... Anyway he said that, from the xray and moving my jaw around, that I really don't have TMJ. He said my bite is so bad that it is aggravating the TMJ joints, hence the pain. ... (5 replies)
... However, I have chronic daily headaches, jaw ache, face pain and ear fullness. ... (8 replies)
... Hi I'm the same. About a month after I started wearing a splint to align my jaw the clicking on opening / closing stopped but everytime I swallow I still hear a heavy 'thud' sound on the left side where all the problems and pain are. (2 replies)
... That sounds about right, actually. I've had my splint for 4 months, been in braces for 3 weeks and they say it will take about 2 years to align my jaw. HOWEVER, my mom was told the same thing and she had to wear braces for 8 years.... ... (2 replies)
... align my jaw absolutely terrifies me. Don't think I could stand to go thru yet more pain and suffering, nor do I see anyone saying it helped them. ... (11 replies)

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