Physiotherapy for Jaw Pain
Jaw ache can cause serious problems with everyday tasks such as eating, drink and speaking. This can be an uncomfortable and unpleasant experience. Physiotherapy aims to reduce pain levels, speed up healing and restore normal movement making it easier for you to eat and smile again. Some of the more common causes of jaw ache include:
- Jaw fracture
- Facial Palsy
- TMJ Dysfunction
At Leeds Physiotherapy our team of expert musculoskeletal physiotherapists have the detailed knowledge required to deal with problems involving the jaw. Our modern facilities are stocked with the most advanced equipment available to help you along with your recovery.
Your treatment will start with a thorough assessment which will uncover the cause of your jaw pain. Once this has been established your physiotherapist will produce an individualised treatment plan designed to meet specific goals you want to achieve. Some common treatments for jaw ache include stretching exercises, electrotherapy and manual therapy.