Temporomandibular Joint Therapy
Foothill Physical Therapy offers specific intervention for problems at the Temporomandibular Joint.
Symptoms that may indicate a dysfunction at the TMJ may include:
These symptoms may arise due to:
- Abnormal resting position of the teeth and/or faulty bite pattern identified by your dentist.
- Poor posture.
- Stress or excessive muscle tension.
- Muscle or joint imbalances of the head, neck, or trunk.
- Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, as well as other systemic inflammatory conditions.
Treatment options may include: