Treat & Manage Your TMJ Issue By Visiting A Professional TMJ Physiotherapist or TMJ Osteopath In Caulfield
Your jaw or temporomandibular joint (TMJ) – is one of the most vital parts of your body that is used thousands of times a day. Suffering from TMJ related issues can be detrimental to your overall health and wellbeing and can impact your ability to function day to day. If you’ve started to notice pain or fatigue while speaking, chewing and even swallowing difficulty, there is a very high chance you’re suffering from a TMJ related condition or Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD). Other signs can be jaw clicking or locking, earache or fullness, facial pain or pressure, neck stiffness, headache and even brain fog or dizziness.
At More Than Physio (via our co-located Specialised Clinic – Melbourne TMJ & Facial Pain Centre™), our locally based and Post grad trained team of TMJ specialists based in Caulfield can provide you with a wide range of comprehensive treatments to help you treat and manage your TMJ and related issues. Our multi-disciplinary team consists of TMJ Physiotherapists and Osteopaths who work alongside our TMJ / Sleep Medicine Dentists. In addition, we have a very experienced GP specialising in Muscle Relaxant Injection Therapy (MRIT) using Botulinum to help reduce excessive tension in the TMJ and related muscles which may be contributing to pain and headache from clenching. TMD is a complex group of conditions not usually well managed. It’s for this reason that people travel from across Victoria to seek help from our team, who are trusted by many referring GP’s Dentists, ENT’s and other medical and dental specialists.
Don’t suffer unnecessarily !. Call our friendly reception team on 03 9824 8868 and book in a consultation with our experienced team today, or book an appointment online now.
Otherwise known as temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD), Jaw joint (TMJ) issues can cause severe pain in the jaw joints, surrounding muscles and even the head and neck. If left untreated by a professional, the pain and discomfort you feel can turn into more serious issues such as jaw clicking and locking and affect eating. When it comes to providing the most effective treatments for your TMJ pain, Caulfield based locals can turn to our highly regarded multi-disciplinary team for a tailored solution that will aid in the recovery and prevention of future TMJ issues. In addition to our TMJ Physiotherapists and Osteopaths, our team consists of experienced TMJ Dentists who can assist the treatment process with very specialised occlusal splints (bite plates) to help unload the sore TMJ and reduce clenching. We also sometimes incorporate Muscle Relaxant Injection Therapy (MRIT) of Botulinum into stubborn painful muscles when required. This is performed by our highly regarded, experienced GP, Dr Braham Goldberg who works with our TMJ Therapists and Dentists.
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As the main cause of TMJ issues comes from excessive strain in your jaw joints and facial chewing muscles, it is important that you reach out to a physiotherapist or osteopath with specific training in managing these complex issue. Having a comprehensive assessment and treatment as soon as you start to feel pain while chewing, swallowing or talking, is important to prevent your issues becoming more chronic. More Than Physio (via our specialised clinic – Melbourne TMJ & Facial Pain Centre™) offers the most comprehensive multidisciplinary TMJ treatment approach from the convenience of our Caulfield clinic, providing you with the most optimal outcomes.
Don’t delay. Call our friendly reception team on 03 9824 8868 and book in a consultation with our experienced team today, or book an appointment online now.
At More Than Physio (via our specialised clinic – Melbourne TMJ & Facial Pain Centre™), we pride ourselves on being able to provide our clients with a comprehensive TMJ physiotherapy treatment from our Caulfield clinic. Our experienced specialised team will focus on addressing the cause of your TMJ issues first by performing a thorough examination of your jaw and your head-neck followed by a detailed explanation of their findings, and then a hands-on treatment from our specialists. We also provide you with a very informative and detailed Self-Help Guide so that you can begin to make important changes from the time you get home as well as incorporate many self-help techniques and rehabilitative exercises throughout your treatment process. It is our mission to not only treat you but to also educate and equip you so that you can prevent further TMJ related issues in the future.
More Than Physio has a commitment to our clients to provide the highest quality services in a friendly, professional and efficient manner.