Physical Therapy for Managing TM Joint Dysfunction
Temperomandibular joint dysfunction can be difficult to manage
independently, as there are many factors that contribute to the
pain syndrome. Physical therapy can assist you with many of
How can physical therapy help?
|- Realigning joint surfaces into a more parallel relationship
through positioning and mobilization, creating a state of
|- Significantly reducing intra-joint compression through
modalities, aiding in joint repair and reducing inflammation.|
|- Educating patients about para-functional habits to prevent
|- Effectively changing posture through specialized exercises and
education to normalize joint position and improve joint function.|
|- Evaluating and treating cervical dysfunctions - which often
co-exist with these disorders - and aiding in long-term joint health.|
What diagnoses can be helped with physical
|- Joint trauma|| - Muscle spasm/spasticity|
|- Joint malalignment|| - Tendonitis|
|- Intracapsular dysfunction|| - Myositis|
|- Degeneration of articular cartilage|| - Headaches|
|- Trigeminal Neuralgia|| - Adhesive capsulitis|
Who will treat your patient?
We offer a team of therapists with specialized training who treat
not only the primary condition but also any underlying conditions.
This leads to very satisfied and happy patients.
Contact us today to learn more.