Physical Therapy for TMJ Pain

Our therapists are specially trained to manage issues with jaw pain and cranial facial pain. What many people don’t recognize is that the root of jaw pain is often a postural and posttraumatic neck issue. We have the ability to assess and treat both the jaw joint (TMJ) as well as the spine so that you find a long last solution to your problem. At Union PT we will identify the root cause of your issue and address your jaw pain in a holistic fashion using manual therapy, exercises, postural training and ergonomics training. We work closely with and have trained with local dentist who specialize in the management of TMJ pain. These connections allow us to better understand the treatments that are available to you as well as how our approach can compliment the treatment that you are already receiving

Program Highlights:
  • Specially trained in jaw pain and cranial facial pain
  • We address pain issues by using manual therapy, exercises and postural and ergonomics training
  • We work closely with local dentists who special in TMJ pain
  • We compliment the treatment you are already receiving

TMJ: Helpful exercises for TMD and jaw pain

TMD: Diagnosis and Treatment Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD) is a common condition affecting the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and impairing functions such as opening and closing of the jaw, chewing, and talking. The TMJ, located in front of the ear, is a sliding hinge joint, with attachments from the chewing muscles as well as neck muscles. TMD... Read more »