TMJ Treatments Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Feb
2002

Q&A: What can my mother do regarding TMJ and is now addicted to the pain medicines and has developed a tolerance?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com My mother has been suffering from TMJ for years now and has become addicted to the pain medications prescribed to her. She has seen every doctor in our city and no one can seem to help her, just keep ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I do to stop the pain and stimulate bone growth in my one undeveloped jaw?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I was told that the left side of my jaw has not developed since I was a elementary age child or before, and diagnosed with TMJ symptoms. I have had artherosentesis and therapy and a nerve block. Is there ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Should I be alarmed that all my joints make a popping noise even though I had knee and TMJ surgery?

Jim Heinz, DC Picture - LocateADoc.com Is there a cause for "popping joints"? I have had knee surgery and have TMJ and all joints pop quite frequently, should this be a cause of alarm or not? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What should my son consider to eliminate the pain in his jaw if his ears are OK and his bite is OK with minor grinding?

I thought I would add that my son also went to an ENT as well. He has had this pain for a couple of years. The oral surgeon said he does not believe in surgery for tmj and there are no follow up appointments. ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What it the consensus of opinion for the use of Botox in treating TMJ pain and tight muscles caused by very hard gritting during sleep?

What it the consensus of opinion for the use of Botox in treating TMJ pain and tight muscles caused by very hard gritting during sleep? View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Could my jaws and TMJ be causing my severe headaches?

I have been having headaches which have been diagnosed as tension/migraine combos. They have been getting progressively worse. They are here almost 24/7. If I awake w/o one, one comes on within an hour. ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Are my jaws and possible TMJ giving me sever headaches and what can I do?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have been having headaches which have been diagnosed as tension/migraine combos. They have been getting progressively worse. They are here almost 24/7. If I awake w/o one, one comes on within an hour. ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What types of treatment are available and what are the success rates for a locked right TMJ (disc)?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a locked right TMJ (disc). What types of treatment are available and what are the success rates. View full question & answer >>
Apr
2001

Q&A: What can I do outside of corrective jaw surgery to improve the appearance of my jaw if I have TMJ?

I have tmj and I don't like my physical appearance because of this disorder. Is there anything that can be done to help without having a major jaw surgery? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2000

Q&A: What should I do if I might have fibromyalgia and I currently have continued pain from TMJ / TMD?

David King, DDS Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had TMD for the past 9 years and have tried several tx. including drugs, antiflamators, pain pills, muscle relaxers, accupuncture, tens unit, splint and ice and heat. I recently had an arthrigram ... View full question & answer >>