Archive for May, 2011

2 Weeks Post-Procedure

It has been 2 weeks and I still feel complete resolutions of symptoms. No joint noises, no pain and no limitations.  Normal diet. I am excited to see how long this lasts. It is a great result so far but it is very early.  Adam


Post-Procedure Day #5

The mild soreness from the injection was gone when I woke up this morning. I am also pleased to report that I continue to be 100% pain-free with normal occlusion. I have been eating whatever I want (steak, nuts, apples, etc.) with no pain at all. More to come… -Adam

Post-Procedure Day #1

I woke up in the middle of a terrible dream that my jaw was feeling extremely stiff and sore this morning and I was thinking that eating a huge porterhouse steak last night might have been a bit premature. Haha. When I actually woke up I was very happy to find that it was just […]

First Post

As a doctor who treats TMJ disorders and suffers from these same problems as well, I am in a unique position to relate to my patients in a very special way. My TMD has been terrible lately and today I underwent a very safe, easy, minimally invasive procedure called arthrocentesis. We recorded it on video (coming soon) and in this post I describe my problems as well as my experience having this procedure.