Jaw & Face Pain

The Temporo-Mandibular Joint (TMJ) or jaw is a complex mechanical joint system which allows us to chew, speak, yawn and perform many other daily functions. Most people don’t realise that the jaw is intimately related with the neck, inner ear, teeth and base of the skull and works with these other structures to create normal movement patterns.

Common complaints we hear from our TMJ patients include:

  • Jaw pain
  • Clicking
  • Difficulty opening the mouth
  • Restricted chewing action
  • Face pain
  • Ear Fullness or blockages
  • Dizziness

Research has shown that TMJ pain and dysfunction is common in clients who also have:

  • Neck pain
  • Thoracic pain
  • Low back pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Headaches
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Stress sufferers
  • Those who have been involved in past motor vehicle accidents

At Wellers Hill and Woolloongabba Physiotherapy, we have experienced physiotherapists who can assess and treat TMJ along with any other mechanical structures that may be involved. Our team are trained to perform specialised releases techniques and provide you with individual exercises to achieve normal TMJ motion and reduce pain.

Our reputation for success in the treatment of TMJ /Jaw pain has ensured that we are the preferred Physiotherapy provider by many Medical Specialists especially ENT surgeons, General Practitioners, Dentists and Dental specialists in the greater Brisbane region.

You’ll be very happy that you sort help from the expert Physiotherapy team at Wellers Hill and Woolloongabba Physiotherapy to assist in reducing your symptoms.

Start enjoying and living life without that Jaw, Face and Ear pain.


Wellers Hill Physiotherapy 3892 7501 or Woolloongabba Physiotherapy 3391 3331.