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8.5 months post-op arthrocentesis

I must apologize that I haven’t posted in so long. Aside from getting married in the fall and the fact that I actually write this blog myself in between doing doctor things, I actually have felt so good that I don’t think very often about my own jaw lately! The fact is that I have […]

TMJ ARTHROCENTESIS VIDEO

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 […]

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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 […]