TMJ pain (Temporomandibular joint)
TMJ pain usually occurs from grinding of the teeth or clenching the jaw. TMJ pain can manifest
as jaw or tooth pain, headaches, ear ache or ringing in the ears, neck pain and/or eye pain.
Many times TMJ pain will occur after dental work, from increased stress or from a trauma to the
Muscle therapy is the perfect treatment for releasing the tension in the jaw muscles and
re-aligning the tempormandibular joint.
Once this tension is released headaches and neck pain will usually subside.
Treatment can involve deep tissue massage/myofascial release to upper neck, jaw and head muscles. Dry needling to
neck and jaw muscles. Active release techniques to the jaw and neck muscles including intra-oral
massage to the muscles inside the mouth. The medial and lateral Pterygoid muscles whcih are
located inside the mouth are major jaw muscles. Releasing these muscles can alleviate much of your jaw pain.
You are in safe and experienced hands when you come to Muscle Therapy Australia for your TMJ pain as this is one of our specialties and we are passionate about helping you get out of pain fast.
Techniques that can help back pain include:
Sports & Remedial Massage
Active release techniques (ART)
Trigger Point Therapy
Deep Tissue Massage
Book in now and stop living in pain.