Category Archives: TMJ Treatment

How Do I know if I Have TMD?

Do I have TMD? When I eat, my jaw cracks, pops and it hurts. Today, I attempted to eat and opened my jaw and it felt locked. At this moment, I can only fit a couple fingers in my mouth … Continue reading

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What is lock jaw?

Since I was 13 years old (I’m 16 now), I have been suffering from TMJ. I first experienced a lock jaw about three years ago. It never locked much but just some reciprocal clicking. The other day, my jaw was … Continue reading

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Can TMJ Cause Facial Swelling?

I was diagnosed with TMJ a few months ago. I have noticed when it hurts; my cheeks and jaw line are swollen. I also have some facial pain along with pain in my jaw joint. Is all of this normal? … Continue reading

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My sister’s mouth won’t open properly she complains that her jaws is stiff. What is it?

My sister cannot open her mouth properly and had no problem with it this morning. She gets a pin prick feeling at the bottom of her jaw and sometimes when she opens it a bit wider she gets small headaches. … Continue reading

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Why does my jaw make a grinding sound when I open my mouth?

When I open my mouth wide I here like a grinding sound, almost like sand between rocks. I used to get really bad lockjaw and if I chew gum it bothers me. I have some pain and the grinding is … Continue reading

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TMJ Disorder—Serious Case

I hope you can help me. I’ve been fooled too many times, and really just need some good information. I thought I would right in and ask you, since you have nothing to gain by lying to me like my … Continue reading

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