TMJ – Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction

TMJ – Temporomandibular Joint DysfunctionDetermining the best program to relieve pain in the jaw begins with an assessment of your jaw joints, facial muscles, neck, posture and work habits. Our Registered Physiotherapists and Registered Massage Therapists work closely with your treatment team of dental professionals to find solutions to your jaw pain. In addition to direct treatment a home program of self-treatment strategies is often provided.

Who will benefit?

You may benefit from therapy if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • pain with opening and closing your mouth
  • pain when chewing/talking
  • clicking, popping sounds
  • limited range of motion of the jaw

Treatment approaches may include:

  • Soft tissue release (massage therapy)
  • Joint mobilizations
  • Acupuncture
  • Craniosacral therapy
  • Home exercises
  • Correcting posture
  • Coordinating treatment with your dental professional

Service provided by:

Taylor Sipos, RPT (Bio)

Juliette Woodruff RMT (Bio)

Igal Untershats RMT (Bio)

More information:

https://orthophysio.com/know-your-injury/massage-therapy/jaw-discomfort-with-tmj-temporo-mandibular-joint-dysfunction/

https://orthophysio.com/know-your-injury/physiotherapy/do-i-have-tmj/

To Book an appointment

call 416–925–4687 or email physio@orthophysio.com