Neck Pain & TMJ


SYMPTOMS

Pain or tenderness in your face, jaw joint area, neck, and in or around the ear when you chew, speak, or open your mouth wide

Complaint of locking jaw in open or closed mouth position

Pain radiating down to your arms and hands

Neck hurts or feels stiff especially when working on computer or texting


Neck pain can be caused due to a wide number of reasons. Your neck muscles and ligaments support a mjority of the head movements. There can be some sort of inflammation or injury that can be caused due to jerks or excessive presuure on one part of the neck. Physcial therapy can help cure acute pain as well as any chronic neck and TMJ problems.

At i-Health Physical Therapy, we understand that since neck pain can be caused due to a variety of reasons, the cure may be varied as well. Our experts will examine your condition and carry out the right treatment procedure based on the diagnosis.

Some of the common causes of neck pain include:
- Meningitis
- Arthritis or related physiological changes
- Osteoporosis
- Spondylosis
- Degeneration of Cervical Discs
- Ruptured or Slipped Disc