Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ)

13 Oct, 2021

Why should I turn to physical therapists for TMJ dysfunction treatment near me?

You feel pain in your jaw joint when you chew or talk. You even feel pain radiating into your head, which has triggered some headaches. What is behind your symptoms? One answer is temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction.  TMJ dysfunction occurs when a part of your jaw joint becomes injured, damaged or inflamed. Symptoms often include

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2 Jul, 2019

Two common questions about jaw popping

The jaw is connected to the skull by a hinge joint, and this joint is called the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). In addition to allowing your jaws to open and close, the TMJ also permits the jaw to move forward and backward. The movement of your TMJ is vital for common activities like chewing, and it’s

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