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... Thank the Good Lord you dont get pain.. well our tmj is hell on its own aye but still i'm so happy you dont get earaches or migraines.. i myself have the most unusual of problems.. ... (6 replies)
... Bhavesh have you talked to your doctor about these questions? These are all very legitimate quesitons which your doctor should be able to answer, or has the doctor answered these questions and you are simply looking for other people's experiences? (13 replies)
... I am having TMJ replacement surgery next week and really nervous about it. Can you please share your experiences? ... (13 replies)

... me will not only help get specific imaging results of my disc, but could also allow the disc to move back. He stated that if this did not work, I would need open jaw surgery. Has anyone had experience in this? ... (6 replies)
... n tell you that cervical traction is notorious for causing tmd problems and dislocating discs. Alot of car accident victims that are put in traction end up with jaw problems. My chiro wanted to try it on me once and I said no way. She was not educated in tmd. But how were you to know this until it happened to you. ... (7 replies)
... pain pretty well but about a week ago a massage therapist made it way worse when they didn't hold both sides while massaging the muscles, essentially forcing my jaw to the side and seriously aggravating my jaw and discs. ... (2 replies)
TMJ forever in NY
Feb 18, 2003
... My TMJ started when I was 15, 6 years ago. ... (5 replies)
... months of the lock, often the jaw can get moving again as the adhesions arent as strong. ... (0 replies)
... i thought i would share my story as others have about my tmj problems and experience in an attempt to hopefully help others out and maybe even gain some more knowlege on the subject. ... (19 replies)
... I have had a similar problem. I have had tmj problem since 2010 and has progressively worsened and now I have chronic neck pain and recently I have developed pain swallowing. ... (6 replies)
... hi i was diagnosed with tmj 4 days ago. But I've been having pain now severe pain, cracking and popping that hurts when you close ur jaw back for about 4 weeks. ... (0 replies)
Acute TMJ
Jun 5, 2012
... it is very scary to be diagnosed with something as painful as TMJ only to find that there is not a lot of understanding among specialists about it. ... (14 replies)
... Hi merricat, I also developed a lock jaw in Jan 09- started at about 26mm opening, now down to about 18mm. Came on suddenly, never had any problems before with TMJ. I have done nothing for mine except Physiotherapy, with no results. they really couldnt do much as my jaw literally won't go any further- its like a locked hinge. I also do have a splint (which just protects the... (6 replies)
... I've posted before about my TMJ troubles since the extraction of my four impacted wisdom teeth in January of 2007. ... (0 replies)
... that most people that have symmetrical facial features are just more pleasing to the eye. The only problem is......you didn't state how this is effecting her TMJ and what actual damage has been done. There are a lot of doctors out there that are just wanting to make a few bucks. How is your daughter's bite? ... (4 replies)
Closed Lock Jaw
May 18, 2016
... Have you seen a doctor about this? I had surgery for my TMJ back in the 1990's, but before the surgery, I could only open my mouth 1-2cm, but it was never completely locked closed. My oral surgeon said it would get stuck like that because the meniscus (the cushioning disk in the jaw joint) was moving out of place, and preventing my joint from functioning properly, like when a... (2 replies)
... You mention shifting the cranial bones back into place. Other than the mandible, do you know if TMJ can actually cause other cranial bones to shift, like the cheekbones? ... (8 replies)
... In the mornings my jaw is REALLY tight (I clench my teeth)...sometimes it locks and I have to pop it to get it to close. Do you have any suggestions as to how I can keep the locking from happening? I've tried splints but they didn't help. Also, what's the "success rate" for surgeries dealing with TMJ? (0 replies)
... You can scroll down to the bolded parts if you want to skip over my drawn out TMJ history. ... (7 replies)
... everytime I start thinking of surgery, as soon as I read these posts I decide surgery is a bad idea. The posts scare me!!! ... (7 replies)


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