Lake in the Hills IL Chiropractor May Help TMJ

Lake in the Hills IL Chiropractor May Help TMJ

Chiropractor May Help TMJ

Surprisingly, the jaw is one of the many parts of the body that Lake in the Hills IL chiropractors can treat. An easy plan for back and neck pain is to simply seek chiropractic treatment, however, patients suffering from TMJ or temporomandibular Joint Disorder in Lake in the Hills IL will discover chiropractic treatment is an excellent option for them as well.

What Is TMJ?

TMJ is a number of issues that hinder the temporomandibular joint in your jaw. Connecting your jaw and your skull, this joint tends to be where issues lie with muscle and ligaments when struggling with movement of the jaw.

Common symptoms of TMJ include pain involving the jaw, cheek, and teeth, a clicking noise when using the jaw, jaw locking up, or a limited range of motion in your jaw. Sometimes you may encounter that your teeth will not come together correctly while your mouth is closed. Individuals with TMJ have also reported headaches, trouble hearing, dizziness, and ear pain.

Causes of TMJ

When you schedule a consultation, your Lake in the Hills IL chiropractor will go in-depth to discover the causes of your TMJ. Common causes include a dislocated jaw or trauma, physical or emotional pressure and possibly going to the dentist or orthodontist because they require you to leave your mouth wide open for an extended period of time. TMJ from emotional stress is typically caused by clenched teeth. Women are four times as likely to experience TMJ compared to men.

Can Lake in the Hills IL Chiropractic Help TMJ?

After a TMJ diagnosis from your chiropractor, you will be given a specialized treatment plan. Our team at ReNew Health Center will look at every component of your TMJ to find the underlying cause of your issues before administering a treatment. A common chiropractic treatment for TMJ will include chiropractic adjustments, specialized exercise plans, and heat or ice to deal with pain.

If you are suffering from TMJ, contact us immediately to get an appointment set up. All treatment is specially designed to eliminate the underlying cause of your TMJ and put you on the road to recovery.

At ReNew Health Center our team is committed to helping you find relief from your TMJ, contact us today to schedule a consultation.

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Monday
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4:00pm - 6:30pm


Tuesday
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Wednesday
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4:00pm - 6:30pm


Thursday
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Friday
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Closed

ReNew Health Center

2114 W Algonquin Rd
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

(224) 678-9424