Your Condition

TMJ Disorder

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) acts like a sliding hinge connecting your jawbone to your skull. Dysfuntion can lead to pain and discomfort. Jaw pain, headaches, difficulty chewing, and clicking and locking of the jaw may occur.

Icing/ Heat Instructions

Ice 20-30 minutes 2-3 times per day

Treatment Plan

The treatment we use for this condition is most often in the form of chiropractic adjustments and medical massage/ trigger point therapy. This condition generally takes 4-6 weeks to resolve when proper treatment and self-care are followed. The doctor may treat you from 1-4x per week according to the severity and history of the condition.