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Neck Pain| Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain by Dr. Jennifer C. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 18 Sep 2008 10:16am The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is in front of the ear and the joint movements can be felt if you place your finger at that level.   To examine the movements of this joint, the rhythm of the closing and opening of the jaw must be noted.   The jaw should open and close easy and the teeth come together and separate easily.   If there is jaw pa ... Read on »
TMJ Disorder and Further Treatment Options by Top3dentists Posted Wed 01 Jul 2009 6:39pm What Doctors Treat TMJ Disorder? Given that TMJ disorder sufferers have so many diverse symptoms, management can include numerous different physicians of varying specialties. Headaches may be treated by a neurologist, ear pain can be evaluated by an ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist, and pain can be treated by a pain management specialist ... Read on »
TMJ Disorder and Further Treatment Options by Top3dentists Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:04pm What Doctors Treat TMJ Disorder? Given that TMJ disorder sufferers have so many diverse symptoms, management can include numerous different physicians of varying specialties. Headaches may be treated by a neurologist, ear pain can be evaluated by an ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist, and pain can be treated by a pain management spec ... Read on »
Remedies of TMJ by EyeDrD Posted Fri 13 Jan 2012 8:10am When I’m asked about TMJ treatment, it seems that just as many treatments have stayed the same as those that may have changed over the years. over the past several years. Many people focus their stress either in their low back, upper back and neck, or facial muscle ... Read on »
What is TMJ Disease? by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Thu 18 Jun 2009 1:33pm San Francisco Chiropractor Comments: The National Institute of Health (NIH) states that at any given time over 10 million Americans suffer from TMJ (TemporoMandibular Joint) Disease. Both men and women suffer from TMJ...but the largest segment of TMJ sufferers seeking treatment is women of child bearing years (I have been treating TMJ for y ... Read on »
Coping With TMJ Disorders by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Mon 28 Jun 2010 2:46am Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain in general occurs due to the unbalanced activity of the jaw muscles, spasms and/or over use. Symptoms can become chronic and very painful. TMD disorders fall into three main categories: myofascial pain, internal derangement of the joint, and degenerative joint disease ... Read on »
FDA Orders Post-Market Surveillance of Some TMJ Implants by MedNews Patient Expert Posted Mon 07 Feb 2011 7:25pm Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ordered three manufacturers of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) implants to conduct postmarket surveillance studies to determine the length ... Read on »
FDA Orders Postmarket Surveillance of Certain TMJ Implants by Medline Plus Posted Tue 08 Feb 2011 6:25pm FDA orders postmarket surveillance of certain TMJ implants Agency wants data on length of time before removal, replacement Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ordered three manufacturers of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) implants to conduct postmarket surveillance studies to determine the length of tim ... Read on »
Fibromyalgia Awareness Day - A Message of Hope by Darden Burns Patient Expert Posted Thu 12 May 2011 9:57am Fibromylagia Syndrome (FMS) is a debilitating health condition that is largely misunderstood by the public and health care establishment. Patients suffer from a variety of complaints including all over muscle and body pain, insomnia, gastrointestinal issues, brain fog, and fatigue. When they seek help from medical doctors their symptoms are ... Read on »