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Dr. Dwight Romriell

Pain Management
Pocatello, ID
46 years experience male

Locations

The TMJ Sleep Center

Pocatello, ID

Address

1777 East Clark Street, Address 2, Pocatello, ID
Directions

My office hours

Friday: Closed
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Fax

(208) 232-0207

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Specialties
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Pain Management

Dentistry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

45 Answers
18 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
See an ENT maybe TMJ: Ear problems need to be first considered by an ENT and if a negative finding is reached consider the possibility of a TMJ condition.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
The short answer is no! I also take blood thinners and as a dentist i would not be concerned in having a root canal treatment procedure.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I suspect the front teeth have previously been hit and cracked allowing for small pieces to be lost. Clenching and grinding of the teeth could also b... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
There is likely an association of the dry noise and likely dry mouth with the diagnosed periodontal disease. The combination would cause bleeding. T... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I like to use supplements from TIME Lab.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Your heart is beneath and to the left of the nipple. Have you had a recent covid vaccination?
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Consider a jaw joint injury. Normal jaw motion is 12-15mm lateral motion left and right without pain.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I would also add there is little risk of facial nerve damage or Bell's palsey. There could be a risk of damaging the trigeminal nerve that served the... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I regard "Cluster Headache" as a symptom not so much as a diagnosis. The underlying problem could be as simple as temporal muscle tension or muscle s... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
the most likely cause is a swollen lymph gland which may quickly reduce with gentle massaging of the swelling. It could also be in the muscle which ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
An ear examination is certainly in order. I would also suggest a TMJ evaluation. by a TMJ specialist. I have seen several thousand of these cases res... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Rotate ice & heat & : Rotate ice, & heat , & ice, heat, ice each for several minutes. The depth of the injury dictated the time necessary to cool and warm the tissue. Inc... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Your description of location is not very specific, and I will make a suggestion. Firmly press the pressure area with your fingers looking for an area... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
It appears the eye should be examined by a doctor to identify the damage and suggest appropriate treatment.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
The pain on the side of your head is likely the temporal chewing muscle form the stress of clenching the teeth. Behavioral modification and possibly ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
You likely have an infection which i recommend you use a strong mouthwash such as saltwater or commercial mouth washes. Left untreated you may be in ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Depends upon state: Yes, that is governed by the individual state and requires competency certification.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Very very little: Typically there is very little bleeding following a dental implant procedure. Other things will contribute to bleeding such as the use of aspirin, bl... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
See an ENT maybe TMJ: You should surely see an ENT to rule out ear damage. You may also consider the possibility of a TMJ condition that is altered by the use of the ear p... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
The likely diagnosis is muscle tension headache. An examination is in order from the month long pain and the other conditions you are suffering from.... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
The heart is a pump distributing blood and oxygen to the body. When we are less active or asleep the need for oxygen is reduced and the bumping of bl... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I have specialized in the treatment of TMJ disorders and have treated thousands of patient over the past 30 years. It is very common for my TMJ patie... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
There are 2 aspects of a TMJ disorder. First, there can be an underlying jaw joint disorder which would be reflected by reduced ability to slide the ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
First you are in need of a diagnosis, and that is most likely to come from a medical doctor preferably an ear doctor. There are other causes of ear p... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Ignore: Reduce the inflammation! Nearly all medical conditions have inflammation as their basis.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
There are several possible causes of ocular migraines. The most commonly overlooked cause is temporal muscle tension commonly caused by emotional ten... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Migraine= Trigeminal: It has been my experience over 40 years migraine headaches can and often are prevented by focusing on the activity of the trigeminal nerve and reducin... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Treat the staph NOW!: The staph infection could be the cause of all the symptoms listed and could become a life threatening experience if the swelling continues and impinge... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I agree with the previous answer, and would add muscle pain of the face and head are commonly described as "headaches." Muscle tension could be a res... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Never leave open: I never recommend leaving a root canal open especially if there is no infection. Left open you could expect tooth and jaw infection to soon follow.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Need more info. : I would want to know if the painful area is tender to palpation, . Is there an area or any activity that triggeers or amplifies the pain or referrs th... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Yes: I recomend you keep the throat clean. Rinse and swish after meals. Use an antiseptic mouth wash. Avoid feeding the invading organisms.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
1st ENTconsider TMJ: First see an ENT !If the side of your head is tender consider the possibility of a TMJ condition. The jaw muscles in the face and on the side of the ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
See TMJ specialest: Consider the possibility of a TMJ condition. The jaw muscles in the face and on the side of the head when fatigued become very tender and cause heada... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
1st ENT consider TMJ: Ear problems need to be first considered by an ENT and if a negative finding is reached consider the possibility of a TMJ condition. The jaw muscles... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
ENT 1st consider TMJ: Ear problems need to be first considered by an ENT and if a negative finding is reached consider the possibility of a TMJ condition.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I would expect the dark sediment in the secretions to be smoke, tissue secretions and food remnants from the years of tobacco use finally being releas... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Does pressure on the temporal area or on the side of the face increase the level of pain? Does active jaw movement cause an increase in the pain? TM... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I assume the frenectomy was done recently; and no there should be no change in the normal function and appearance. Commonly the surgery is done to pr... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
I would have to answer a question with a question. Are you sure you are having migraine headaches? Could it be you are actually having muscle tensio... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Your problem could be a TMJ disorder which is often called the great imposter in that the symptoms can involve the ears;, eyes, face, and head. commo... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
EMG shows muscle: EMG (electromyography) is a recording of the electrical activity of the muscles (myo) of a specific area. There is no direct correlation of the elect... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Absolutely!
A member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Brush w baking soda: There is an increasing number of patients sensative to the chemicals in tooth paste including the whitners and th eagent that causes the fiz or bubble... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
Pain Management 46 years experience
Find the cause !: The question that need to be answered is why do you have the headache. Is it inside of your head or is it on the outside of your head? Is the surface... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Romriell is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Romriell is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! For sure there is bleeding. Do not be so quick to agree!
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I see, I’ll take note of this, thank you so much. It means a lot to me
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Thanks Doctor, this is very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

U of Lousville Ky
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

Type in hospital or program

Awards

Health Care Professional of the Month
Top Pain Management Specialist , First Place, Idaho - Summer
2014

Affiliations

American Academy of Pain Management
American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics
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