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Old 05-19-2003, 07:20 AM   #1
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HI EVERYONE!!!

Does anyone go for splint adjustments?

 
Old 05-19-2003, 07:27 AM   #2
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I had to go for splint adjustments, and it seems to me like everyone has to. As the splint it working, it causes your mouth to shift and the splint needs to be ground off in areas that are making too much contact.
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Old 05-19-2003, 07:30 AM   #3
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For me it is strange because I can tell when it is "off"
How long have you been wearing your splint and has it helped?

 
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When I wore my splint, I went for adjustments once a month for a year. Occasionally, I had to go more often if it wasn't "quite right" after an adjustment.

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yes, i have been going very week to every 3 weeks
since i got my new lower splint 2 moths ago

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I went yesterday, It feels much better now

 
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GJA

I was wondering how long do you have to wear your splint?

 
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