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Trick of the Trade: Protecting your thumbs in mandible relocations by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor -reducing mandible dislocations? Yes, it's easiest to apply downward pressure on the mandible by pushing down on the occlusal surfaces of the molar teeth. Sometimes, however, when the mandible relocates...
Tmj Mandible - Your Tmj Treatment Options by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry for you. Tmj Mandible The immediate … Original post:  Tmj Mandible - Your Tmj Treatment Options ...
Sounds like it could be an infection.  I would advise you seek emergency diagnosis froma dentist or hospital emergency room before it spreads into your neck or brain.
Research Update: Use of Articaine for Buccal Infiltration of Mandibular Molars by Dr. Jason Hales Doctor of Dentistry The inferior alveolar nerve block (IANB) is the most commonly used technique for pulpal anesthesia in the mandible, especially the mandibular molars. Due to the dense cortical bone of the mandible...
Dr. Kasey Li on Maxillo-Mandibular Advancement (MMA) Procedure by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor An interview with Dr. Kasey Li on the Maxillo-Mandibular Advancement (MMA) procedure. Dr. Li is a renown Stanford University surgeon and researcher. Listen here:  or download the mp3 file.    
referral madness by Joan H. Patient Expert I had my umpteenth follow-up appointment with Dr. C, who is treating me for my TMD -- tempero-mandibular disorder, informally and commonly referred to as TMJ. Sadly, I've backtracked considerably on the progr
Trick of the Trade: Temperomandibular (TMJ) dislocation by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Mandible, or TMJ, dislocations occur when the patient excessively opens the mouth... window of time when you can relocate the mandible. Has anyone else tried this before? I haven't...
Trick of the Trade: Stabilizing mandibular relocations by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor -dislocate the mandible? You definitely should tell the patient to keep their jaw closed as much as possible... the mandible? Especially for the chronic dislocators, presumably with more lax TMJ ligaments, you should think...
Kids these days by Nancy T. Patient Expert Catherine objected to something I had to say today and told me: "Stop wagging your mandible!" Aghast, I asked her where she had heard such a thing. Apparently it comes from the TV...
Trick of the Trade: Massaging a mandibular dislocation back in by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Continuing the theme of mandible dislocation tricks ( protecting your thumbs , post-reduction stabilization ), Dr. Daniel Gromis from Advocate Christ Medical Center describes a novel reduction...

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