Jaw pain or
TMJ disorders cause tenderness and pain in the temporomandibular joint This joint allows you to talk, chew and
yawn.Pain and/or clicking with opening and closing the jaw. Often, TMJ syndrome is
associated with painful biting, chewing, grinding of the teeth, and headaches. It can be caused by postural
imbalances or direct trauma to the face or jaw. Postural imbalances cause excessive tightness and tension in
The Causes Of Jaw Pain?
load work or repetitive stress or play increase your risk for the occurrence of musculoskeletal
disorders. Some possible causes of pain or ache include:
history and a comprehensive diagnosis are essential to determine the cause of Jaw
pain. Other some useful investigations that
may also be done where appropriate include:
Jaw Pain Be Treated?
treatment decreases tightness in the tissues surrounding the jaw and mouth, eliminates pain and
grinding, and restores optimal postural alignment to allow the jaw to work properly and smoothly . Some possible options for treatment of
treatment addresses acute and chronic pain. Complementary Therapy recommends that prevention should
be consider to reduce or eliminate the recurrence of Jaw Pain.