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TMJ Physical Therapy

If you are suffering from temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMJ, the symptoms can include headache, toothache not caused be a dental problem, ringing in the ears, jaw pain and dysfunction, facial pain, neck pain and muscle spasm. The intensity of symptoms can vary from mild discomfort to severe disability.

In addition to seeing a qualified dental practitioner to address issues and splinting, you can also manage TMJ by seeing a qualified physical therapist.

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Benefits of Physical Therapy for TMJ include:

  • Education in proper TMJ positioning and function
  • Retraining oro-facial muscles for proper kinematics
  • Instruction in correct posture, including sleeping posture
  • Joint protection activities
  • Muscle spasm and trigger-point release techniques
  • Instruction in self trigger-point therapy
  • Use of home heat, cold and TENS modalities for pain control
  • Instruction in activities and exercises to help manage the condition independently at home
  • Integrating therapy into a whole-body fitness program