The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) acts like a sliding hinge, connecting your jawbone to your skull. This joint can have issues that cause pain known a TMJ disorder or TMD. It’s pain in your jaw joint and muscles that control jaw movement. Symptoms of this can be tenderness, lack of mobility in jaw, locking of joint, aching pain in and around your ear, difficulty checking, and aching facial pain.
While the causes of this is not always known, some triggers can be the disk erodes or moves out of proper alignment, damaged cartilage, or damage due to a blow or hard impact. Injury Care Centers can help alleviate TMJ and facial pain in Jacksonville, FL. Our techniques are advanced to help achieve fast healing. We treat using chiropractic, cryotherapy, platelet-rich-plasma, laser, and Piezo-wave. If you are experiencing TMJ or facial pain in Jacksonville, FL, contact or visit us today!
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