The Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is more commonly known as the jaw joint. It’s a unique joint that acts as a sliding hinge- connecting your jawbone to the rest of your skull. TMJ pain can arise for many reasons and also produce symptoms in the jaw, face, head and neck.
WHAT CAUSES TMJ PAIN?
TREATMENT FOR TMJ PAIN
The team at Excel Body & Health are highly skilled practitioners that will assist in determining the cause, treatment and management of your TMJ pain. Your treatment plan will be tailored to you and will focus on reducing pain, restoring normal function and preventing re-injury of your jaw.
Treatment may include soft tissue massage, muscle energy techniques, stretching, joint mobilisation, articulation, manipulation, dry needling, taping and/or exercise prescription.
A personalised treatment plan will aid in managing the injury and associated pain in the short and long term.