Why suffer from jaw pain when few exercises can relieve your pain

TMJ can also be caused by a misalignment of the teeth, gum chewing, arthritis, teeth grinding or jaw injury. Symptoms of this TMJ disorder include pain in the jaw, jaw popping, headaches, sore jaw muscles, locking of the jaw, pain in the temple and earache.

At North Shore Physical Therapy in Staten Island, NY, our physical therapist will analyze your jaw mobility and release muscle tension in the neck and head area. Treatment may consist of different modalities. Active modalities include soft tissue massage, joint mobilization, myofascial techniques, and jaw exercises. Electric stimulation and ultrasound may be used to decrease muscle tension and provide pain relief.

For more information, please visit https://nsptny.com or call on (718) 200-4122.