Your Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) otherwise known as your Jaw, is the most used joint in the body. Your TMJ is involved with eating, talking, breathing and just about everything we do, including dealing with stress!
When things go wrong with your TMJ it is known as TMJ Dysfunction or TMD (Temporomandibular Disorder).
Symptoms of TMJ Dysfunction
Causes of TMJ Dysfunction
Our Myotherapists are trained to assess TMJ dysfunction and will put together an individualised treatment plan to help relieve pain and restore normal function back to your body. They will also treat areas that may become overworked or weakened due TMJ dysfunction. Furthermore they will offer advice on pain management and strategies that will improve jaw health.
Depending on your presentation treatment may include a combination of the following techniques:
If you are experiencing Jaw Pain or know someone who is call Essential Health on 9663 5134 to book an appointment today or to further discuss how Myotherapy will benefit you.