My jaw is hurting – which muscles are causing the pain? _Dr. Yang’s TMD TALKs (2)
My jaw is hurting - which muscles are causing the pain? _Dr. Yang's TMD TALKs (2)
Temporal Mandibular Joint Disorder (TMD) could be pretty bother. The jaw pain and sometimes headache are disturbing.
Today, we are going to discuss about the muscles related Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ). From the location of the muscles, you could possibly discover your jaw pain or headache is more related to which muscle(s).
We would suggest heat packing the area to relax the muscles. Next episode, we will discuss some workouts that can help strengthen and relaxing the TMJ related muscles follow by dentists intervention regarding to treatments.