TMJ Disorder (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder)

TMJ Disorder

 

What is it?

Temporomandibular joint, or TMJ, is the joint that connects the lower jawbone to the skull. This joint is held together by the muscles used for chewing and controlling jaw movement. TMJ disorder causes pain in the jaw due to arthritis, injury, or clenching and grinding of the teeth.

 

 

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Symptoms:

Pain or tenderness in the jaw, discomfort chewing, difficulty opening or closing of the jaw

 

How can therapy help?

Our highly skilled physical therapy team will evaluate you and develop a plan of care to address your specific problems. Call us today for a FREE consultation to see how we can help your TMJ!

Testimonials

I completed a six week internship with RMPT, part of which I was with Rob in the Loveland office. Rob is an extremely knowledgeable, professional, and caring DPT. I thoroughly enjoyed my time learning the trade from him. I highly recommend this office for your physical therapy needs. -Chelsey, Loveland (Google Review 5stars)


I recently completed a six week internship with RMPT. I spent most of it with Amie and Jess in the Windsor clinic. They both are extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, and well rounded. I highly recommended using RMPT for all of your therapy needs. Chelsey, Windsor (Google Review 5stars)

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