Jaw Pain

Jaw pain

 

TMJ (temporomandibular joint) dysfunction often presents as a jaw pain, with a click, a difficulty to open the mouth or even a locking. It can also impact other area and create: teeth pain, head ach or neck pain.jaw pain temporomandibular joint dysfunction

The main causes of TMJ dysfunction are :

  • Grinding your teeths sometimes during sleeping
  • Malocclusion
  • Teeth work
  • Postural compensation (often neck)
  • Injury (direct impact: rugby/box)

Once the root cause of the dysfunction will be determine by our therapist, a combination of Trigger point, functional techniques and myofascial release will reduce your symptoms but also eliminate the predisposing and maintain factors of your problem.

We offer home visit because we think it is more convenient for mummies and allow you to rest at the end of the session. But we also consult in our practice located in North london between Kentish town and Camden town.