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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
TMJ?: This may be a temporomandibular joint malfunction. Best way to find out is to see an ENT doctor and have yourself examined. Best wishes.

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
TMJoint: This is related to a dislocation of your Temporomandibular joint(s). Apply moist heat to the outside of your face just opposite your jaw joint, use A ... Read More
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Jaw: Sounds like your jaw joint is out of the socket. Try warm compresses to that area and take ibuprofen but if its bad you might have to go to the er to ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
TMJ subluxation: It is self-inflicted post-traumatic TMJ subluxation and medical attention is warranted. The effects on long-run outcomes of TMJ subluxation, especiall ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felicia Mata
25 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
TMJ: The jaw clicks when the disc in the Temporomandibular Joint is displaced. See a dentist who is highly trained in TMJ and occlusion if you're having ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Pyle
39 years experience Dentistry
Monitor: Noise does not mean that the jaw will get worse; it is a greater problem if you have associated headaches or the jaw locks open or closed. See your ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
TMJ syndrome: Temporo-mandibular syndrome is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. Benign click is not considered a pathology. Proper ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andras Koser
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Likely TMJ: Arthritis of temporo-mandibular joint.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sidney Chonowski
43 years experience Dentistry
A bruxism device!: A bruxism device is something that a patients wears when they feel they grind or clench their teeth. Usually it is worn at night because we tend to gr ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
TMJ dysfunction: The muscles and ligaments that cause your jaw to move are not working smoothly. If you chew gum stop. Eat softer foods next 2-3 weeks. Apply moist he ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
TMJ: The symptoms you are describing fit more with TMJ disease. Follow up with your dentist or oral surgeon.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See TMJ Doctor: Jaw clicking is almost always related to a displaced disc in the jaw joint (tmj). No treatment indicated if there is no pain and the jaw does not lock ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
TMJoint issue: This usually results from an internal problem with your jaw joint(s). See your dentist for an evaluation and discussion of how to treat\prevent\manage ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
Easy to chew.: And avoid chewing gum , taffy, and thick sandwiches.

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