TMJ Massage Therapy Ajax, Whitby & Oshawa, ON

TMJ Massage Therapy

Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ, TMJD) are usually the result of inflamed and painful chewing muscles around your jaw. For some it’s an occasional issue, and for others it can be a chronic issue that results in constant pain and discomfort. The root of this pain may be linked to stress fractures, imperfect bite, teeth grinding or teeth clenching. Luckily, a TMJ massage can be an effective, non-medical way to deal with TMJ pain. TMJ Massage therapy can be used to treat conditions that include:

  • Pain and Muscle spasms in the:
    • Head
    • Neck
    • Shoulder
  • Headaches
  • Earaches
  • Clicking noises when jaw moves
  • Limited ability to open mouth
  • Dizziness

In addition to the physical benefits listed above, Massage Therapy can also help improve your emotional well-being as it has a calming effect on the body and mind. Some of the emotional benefits of Massage Therapy include:

  • Relief of anxiety
  • Relief of stress
  • Promotion of healthy sleep patterns and treatment of insomnia
  • Increased production of endorphins, resulting in a happier mood

Massage Therapy at The Physio Studio can be used as your primary source of treatment or in conjunction with Physiotherapy to maximize your recovery from injury or help manage your condition. Contact us today at Oshawa, Ajax & Whitby, ON centers to book your initial assessment. All services are eligible for coverage under your extended health benefit plan. Please check your individual plan for details.