TMJ Physiotherapy in Langford and Victoria

At Parkway Physiotherapy, we understand the debilitating effects that temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) can have on your daily life. Our dedicated TMJ Physiotherapy service is designed to provide relief and improve the quality of life for those suffering from jaw pain, discomfort, and dysfunction.

What is TMJ Physiotherapy?

TMJ Physiotherapy is a specialized form of physical therapy focused on the assessment, treatment, and management of temporomandibular joint disorders. Our experienced physiotherapists use a combination of hands-on techniques and personalized exercise programs to address your unique needs.

Who Can Benefit from TMJ Physiotherapy?

Our TMJ Physiotherapy service is ideal if you’re experiencing:

  • Jaw pain or tenderness
  • Difficulty chewing or pain while chewing
  • Aching facial pain
  • Locking of the joint, making it difficult to open or close the mouth
  • Clicking, popping, or grating sounds in the jaw joint when opening or closing the mouth

Benefits of Treating TMD with Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy for TMD aims to reduce pain, restore normal jaw movement, and alleviate associated symptoms. Treatment may include:

  • Rehabilitative Exercises: To improve the range of motion and strengthen the muscles of the jaw.
  • Manual Therapy: Techniques such as soft tissue massage to relieve muscle tension and improve joint mobility.
  • Pain Management Strategies: Including advice on how to manage pain and modify activities to prevent aggravation of symptoms.
  • Education: Empowering you with the knowledge to manage your condition effectively.

How to Get Started

1. Pick Your Location

Choose which location or practitioner you would like to see. If you need help choosing, give us a call!

2. Book an Appointment

Call us or book online to schedule your appointment. Our friendly front-desk team is happy to answer your questions.

3. Your First Appointment

During your first appointment, we’ll do an assessment and ask a few background questions. Our goal is to start treating you as fast as possible, so you can start feeling better today.

4. Treatment Action Plan

Every new patient to Parkway will receive a Treatment Action Plan. This is built with your unique goals, the nature of your injury, the types of treatment(s) we are suggesting and a timeline for recovery.

our team

Meet Our TMD Physiotherapists

Brooke Eveleigh

Happy Valley Location

MScPT, BA

lauren macauley
Lauren Macauley

Tuscany Village Location

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