TMJ Massage Therapy in South Surrey to Help Relieve Pain in Jaw Muscles
How does your jaw feel? Are the muscles in your cheeks or temples tight and sore? Does it hurt when you chew? Can you open your mouth fully without discomfort? Do you feel tight in your neck or throat? Jaw dysfunction or temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJD) can cause these symptoms and more. There are a number of factors that can go into causing this syndrome. Therefore, someone skilled at assessing this issue and treating it from a comprehensive point of view is necessary. We have been successfully treating this condition at Ocean Park Massage Therapy Clinic for many years. Reach out to us today!
Symptoms of TMJ Dysfunction
TMJ pain can be eased if you get it diagnosed early. Here are a few common signs of TMJ dysfunction:
Pain in jaw muscles
Grinding or popping sound during eating
Muffling in the ear
Neck and shoulder pain
One of the most common causes of TMJ pain is muscle stiffness around the jaw area. Like many ailments related to muscle stiffness, massage therapy can help relieve the pain by relaxing the muscles. Our massage treatment will help decompress the soft tissues around your neck and mouth. This will help your jaw function properly again. We also recommend adopting habits such as avoiding chewing gum and hard-to-chew foods and wearing a mouthguard if prescribed.
Happy Customer Reviews
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“Plenty of parking. Lovely clean area. Shauna Fairholm is very friendly and professional. She sure knows where all the knots are! I will be back. Highly recommend this place.”
- Charlotte S.