Temporomandibular joint disorder is mainly associated with over-activity of jaws and other such related habits. Grinding and clenching of teeth repeatedly are the triggers leading to TMJ dysfunction. Certain anatomical factors like faulty jaw alignment; and impact injuries to the jawline may result into this disorder. Spasm in the neck region, chronic stress and trauma are also amongst the many causes of this joint disorder. Let us find more about the symptoms that are exhibited by those suffering from TMJ dysfunction.
Massage therapy could help to reduce pain with muscle of mastication and would improve mobility of the temporomandibular joint.