It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint Message Board

  • TMJ and pushing and crunching in my left ear

  • Post New Thread   Reply Reply
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 05-06-2016, 10:23 AM   #1
    Mike P616
    Newbie
    (male)
     
    Mike P616's Avatar
     
    Join Date: May 2016
    Posts: 3
    Mike P616 HB User
    TMJ and pushing and crunching in my left ear

    Hey everyone,


    Around January of this year I woke up with a very stiff jaw and a horrible humming and ringing sound in my ears. At night when I would lay down on my back my jaw would hurt some kind of bad.

    I went to my primary doctor who did the test where she put her fingers in my ears and had me open and close my jaw. While doing this I could feel something in my ear pushing on her finger and it would have a crunching sound.

    Since then I have rested my jaw and been conscious about not clenching my teeth during the day from stress. My dentist said I have signs of TMJ. Thankfully the Tinnitus has gone down about 90%, but the crunching in my ear is still there. I only notice it when I do the test my primary doctor did.

    Does anyone know what that is? is it my jaw bone pushing into my ear and rubbing against something? I still need to see a TMJ specialist im am just waiting for my new insurance to start in June.

     
    Reply With Quote
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Reply Reply

    Tags
    ear crackling, tinnitus, tmj



    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:21 AM.





    © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!