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TMJ decisions
Mar 11, 2008
... I had splints followed by braces about 10 years ago as a treatment for TMJ. It worked great, my teeth looked great. But I quit wearing my retainer after a year and my teeth slowly shifted again. ... (3 replies)
Botox for TMJ?
Apr 25, 2014
... I absolutely highly and strongly oppose that! First of all you have to realize what that is doing it is disabling the nerves for a few months until they can function again using a toxin. ... (7 replies)
... is one of the main causes of tmj in later years. ... (10 replies)

... wards, I can honestly say I am in no pain whatsoever. No headaches, and good sleep. Interesting question. Yes I believe I did have an open bite, which was mostly caused by a thing called tongue thrust. ... (6 replies)
... In all of the past 25 years, with all of the surgeries, braces and treatments I've had, the only time I had gum problems or phantom tooth pain, I had a chronic low grade infection in the bone. ... (4 replies)
... I am new to this forum, but have been around a very long time, reading all of your posts about living with this awful disorder. This site has been very helpful for me, so I thank you all. Now I feel I should contribute some of my own thoughts and see what you guys think. ... (7 replies)
... People do say here that a flat plane splint isn't any good. That's because they have neuromuscular orthotics from a Neuromuscluar dentist, who uses EMG muscle testing equipment to design the splint. ... (5 replies)
... I had TMJ in 1986 and I had horrible pain, I had a CT scan that showed my disc's where abnormal.. ... (11 replies)
... is that TMJ can cause GERD, or other inflamation in the stomach. I too have noticed when I have stress that causes my TMJ to flare up, my stomach will start to ache as well. There is a correlation. I would bet the TMJ is what came first though. ... (2 replies)
Is this tmj?
Apr 10, 2012
... spine, but only a few people actually have it severe enough to cause any problems. Also, you don't know if the TMJ caused the neck straightening or vice versa. ... (6 replies)
... still I encountered drs that insisted they were neurological. So why then did I not see any improvment or changes in my symptoms with their treatment but do when I am treated for tmj? ... (13 replies)
... I just got back from an appointment with an ENT. ... (2 replies)
... orthodontist who did not offer conservative treatments or approaches. My jaw was clicking during brace work, then my jaw started slipping. The rubber bands used for correction were pulling on my jaw muscles. Yet he had me continue treatment until it got worse. ... (12 replies)
Jan 6, 2004
... I totally agree with you that the whole treatment of TMJ is MOSTLY speculation. Very little of it, if any, is proven. ... (8 replies)
... What I'm referring to is the treatment steps On Dr. Chan's website. He says he does this on the first visit, that on the second visit and so on. ... (9 replies)
... I went for a consult today with the DMD I mentioned earlier and I thought I'd post an update. The nurse and doctor were both really polite and helpful. ... (12 replies)
Braces cause tmj?
Jul 29, 2016
... Hey thanks for all the information! ... (19 replies)
... I started treatment with Dr. P in October 2011 with wire braces for my bottom teeth for ten months, and then moved to an Invisalign like retainer in September 2012, and finally to Invilalign in November 2012. ... (6 replies)
... I started wearing braces since 2007 and I had inconsitent visits to my Orthodontist and at one point, I didn't go for a year. ... (21 replies)
... So sorry for your suffering. I've been struggling with TMJ issues since 2010. Based on what you've said, I would start from the very beginning. It doesn't seem to me that you've ever gotten a proper diagnosis of what is going on in your joint. ... (11 replies)

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