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... chiro, accupuncture, PT, tens unit, trigger point injections, pain meds and muscle relaxers, etc. Some go as far as to cover certain orthotic devices and surgery. Some have caps or limits as to what they will pay or how many treatments allowed, etc. ... (6 replies)
... The reason insurance doesn't cover TMJ is obvious. Insurance companies are in business to TAKE OUR MONEY not pay any money out. It's a racket. ... (5 replies)
... When you switch from one plan to another you should be okay. You get what I understand is called a HIPPA Certificate from your former insurance company, which states you have been covered. ... (9 replies)

... I am so sorry for your condition. Very few states as far as I know or medical insurance cover tmj splints and treatments with splints. ... (8 replies)
... the symptoms will only subside while you are waring the splint. You should also check with your health insurance. Most dental insurances will not cover TMJ but in alot of cases I have seen the medical insurance pick up a good portion of the expense! ... (12 replies)
... nt. That didn't work at all. It made the problem worse. I wasn't able to bite down. He referred me to a specialist. The specialist, who diagnosed my condition as TMJ caused by psoriatic arthritis, has sent me to physical therapy. Physical therapy is fine, but it isn't helping my jaw at all. ... (3 replies)
... Actually. ThelmaLousie is right and some insurances will pick up under medical and others under dental or both if they will work together, and believe it or not, since it such a grey area, they often do. TMJ as far as i am concerned, unless it has been caused by a traumatic injury to the jaw, or a tumor, or avacular necrosis or osteonecrosis or osteo or inflammatory... (6 replies)
... i agree, i hate that my insurance company won't pay for it. i mean there is a specific line in my coverage details that says it will NOT cover TMJ disorders. ... (3 replies)
... but I had to pay them up front, which is how I first found out that my medical insurance co coverered me for myofacial pain syndrome, craniofacial disorders and tmj pain and most therapies and splints to treat it. ... (1 replies)
Health insurance
Jan 5, 2005
... hi amy, sorry to hear that , i had the same thing happen after going to the er room for tmj pain an it costing the ins company they thought different , after i found a great tmj /doc / dentist/orthodontist in nashville, he wrote a letter to my ins company telling them how bad i was an how it wasn't going to get better an that in his opp i wold get worse an be in many doc's... (21 replies)
Health insurance
Dec 31, 2004
... I have looked into many health insurance plans and all of them said they did not cover TMJ. ... (21 replies)
... Amen to that TMJgirl! Insurance can be a real stickler when it comes to covering necessary services. I had to get my family doctor to order the TMJ services to receive any kind of reimbursement from insurance. My TMJ doc doesn't accept insurance so I had to pay up front, and then hopefully get reimbursed. ... (16 replies)
... ble to go to the doctor and to be able to have some type of medication to help my pain, I dont know how much longer I can handle this! I have like 80 symptoms of tmj a day, I just want to rip my hair out is just to much to deal with, I just wish I could have my life back! ... (19 replies)
... and some med ins may even cover dental treatments. ... (10 replies)
... Blue Shield, Aetna, Healthfirst, Principal, and ask them for a coverage booklet to see if they would cover it. It might take me a week to get a person. ... (9 replies)
... This is not an easy question to answer. My two cents on it are first to see if your state has a TMJ coverage mandate. Each state is different. ... (9 replies)
... if they do not cover tmj per se, see if they cover myofacial pain or orofacial or cranio facial pain syndromes as the treatment for those are often the same as that for tmj. ... (30 replies)
... ith no tmj symptoms since all it will do is protect your teeth from the affects of clenching and grinding but when it progresses to the point you do start having tmj symptoms its better to see a specialist and be fitted for something that should stop the clenching or grinding. ... (6 replies)
... I was diagnosed with TMJ in 2006 after a doctor improperly diagnosed me with ear infection after ear infection, I even had tubes for awhile and nothing helped. ... (2 replies)
... I completely understand what your are going through with not having any insurance to cover TMJ. I live in Colorado and the state insurance here doesn't cover anything that they feel is related to "oral conditions. ... (8 replies)

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