The Temporo-Mandibular Joint (TMJ) or jaw is a complex joint system that enables us to speak, chew, yawn and perform many other necessary functions. Your jaw is closely related to your neck, inner ear, teeth and base of the skull.
People with TMJ problems often report jaw pain or pain with chewing, clicking, or difficulty opening or closing their mouth.
At Wahroonga Physiotherapy, we have TMJ trained physiotherapists, who can assess and treat your TMJ pain.
Physiotherapy treatment is very effective in relieving and managing TMJ and may involve posture improvement and neck treatment, Relaxation and strengthening exercises, massage, dry needling or acupuncture.