TMJ Physiotherapy refers to the treatment of the temporomandibular joint. This is more commonly known as jaw pain.
TMJ disorders will affect 12% of people each year, with TMJ problems being more common in women and younger people.
Common issues with the TMJ include;
- Difficulty opening your mouth
- Difficulty eating or chewing foods
- Clicking of the jaw
- Grinding or clenching your teeth
- Facial, Jaw or ear pain
TMJ pain can often be caused by the joint itself or by the surrounding muscles and can be commonly brought on by stress or after dental procedures.
Our team are experienced in treating TMJ disorders. Your physiotherapist will conduct a thorough examination to determine the structure causing your pain and the causative factors contributing to your pain. Manual therapy will be provided and a self-management program will be developed to help you manage your jaw pain.
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