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TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint Board Index
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... I had one side replacement a few months back. Its a tough surgery and recovery can be slow but even at this early stage I do think it was the correct decision. ... (19 replies)
... Diane, I did not have surgery with Dr. Quinn, but I went to him for a second opinion before having my joint replacement surgery. I was impressed with Dr. Quinn's knowledge and care. Dr. Quinn is one of the first doctors who performed the joint replacement surgery. ... (3 replies)
... I agree with TMJC that there are plenty of success stories with people who have had total joint replacement surgery. I'm one of those people. I had bilateral joint replacement surgery in September 2009. ... (48 replies)

... are constantly trying to "find" the correct bite...constantly trying to work to be comfortable. You need to get evaluated by a good tmj specialist, that can rule out sleep apnea, and other dental issues that may be causing your grinding... ... (6 replies)
... I really wish you would all rethink allowing surgery to be done. If you research these boards you will notice that once someone has one TMJ surgery it leads to a second and third, some people have had 15 TMJ surgeries and many have ended up in far more severe pain than they were in before they had surgery. ... (19 replies)
... eons last night and they both recommend the TJM Concepts prosthesis if my joint has deteriorated too much, or if the lesion is malignant. They both told me that replacement joints have improved dramatically within the last ten years. ... (5 replies)
... My doctor has told me me approx 4 months. for joint replacement surgery& some, 3 days in the hospital and minimum 10 day stay at a nearby hotel for ongoing visits. I can't imagine it would take only 2 weeks.. But yippie for you if its less than a month. I wish you much success and good health. (2 replies)
... I have been on varying doses of oxycodone for 7 years for severe TMJ and a cracked condyle and I feel like the pain medication has changed who I am. ... (0 replies)
... the braces would come off immediately after surgery but I would be wearing a retainer of some sort for probably 1 to 2 years post surgery to make sure my bite is maintained. ... (14 replies)
... lateral TMJ joint replacement surgery last year. My doctor used the Lorenz implant, and I'm extremely pleased with the outcome. ... (251 replies)
... I've been doing a lot of research on this type of surgery and it doesn't sound too promising. I ordered a supplement called Seretol or something. I am hoping it works. ... (6 replies)
TMJ godess
Mar 20, 2002
... You said your dentist would give you a recommendation to the Mayo clinic. It's been many years, but when I was going in for my first joint replacement surgery I asked about Mayo. Mayo said they wouldn't really have any answers for me and referred me to the Cleveland Clinic. ... (13 replies)
... So sorry to hear about your ordeal - I pray you get through this. (18 replies)
... Now the bad news. I do have some medical issues in which my dr did not take care of. We were in another state for surgery and he did not get any specialist to look after me while I was there. ... (18 replies)
TMJ Replacement
Mar 23, 2013
... i am female and 42 years old. i have had severe tmj symptoms for the past couple of years. ... (9 replies)
... st the OS went in and removed what was left of both my joints and placed some "hardware" not sure what all that entailed, in May, then I had the 3D Ct Scan done, TMJ Concepts were made and the implant surgery was in August of that same year. ... (36 replies)
TMJ Replacement
Jul 16, 2013
... No I didn't get a surgery date. I had an initial consultation with him. ... (9 replies)
... Hi, Robertalong, Welcome to those of us who have been suffering with TMJ for a while. As far as surgeons go, I would go to Gary Warburton at the U of MD School of Dentistry. ... (1 replies)
... Do you have numbnes,pain,hearing loss etc.I went to upper jaw surgery twice reason under bite and tmj.My tmj got better but surgeon brought upper jaw down too much so it is crating lot of tongue issues.So i may have to do upper jaw surgery to move upper jaw up again. ... (36 replies)
... The discomfort you are feeling might be the nerves healing after surgery. I had a bilateral TMJ replacement done in two stages-March and Aug of 2010. I remember the pins and needles feeling. (19 replies)


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