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Dry Needling for TMJ and Face Pain


TMJ Treatment


An estimated 75% of the U.S. population have experienced signs or symptoms associated with disorders involving the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ), also called Temporal Mandibular Disorder (TMD).


TMJ Symptoms

  • Headaches
  • Earaches, hearing loss
  • Tooth pain
  • Pain when chewing
  • Clicking, popping or grating sounds
  • Limited opening or closing of jaw
  • Dizziness
  • Facial pain or numbness
  • Neck or throat pain

Physical Therapy is well recognized as an effective and conservative treatment for TMD.

TMJ/Neck/Facial Surgery Conditions We Treat

  • TMJ Arthroscopy/Arthrotomy

  • Total TMJ Replacement

  • Vertical Ramus Osteotomy


    High Condylotomy

  • Eminectomy/Eminoplasty

  • Crouzon Syndrome

  • Pierre Robin Syndrome

  • Treacher Collins Syndrome

  • Post surgery Arnold Chiari Malformation I, II

  • Radiation treatment to the Neck / Face (cancer/tumors to the throat, tongue, neck)

  • Dysphonia/Hoarseness

  • Dysphagia

  • EDS – Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

TMJ/Neck Facial Surgeries

Ried Physical Therapy has the Only Certified TMJ Therapy Specialist in Fort Worth: Click here   for Bio

Dr. Ried explaining TMJ Pain

  • TMJ Dysfunction

  • Headaches

  • Rhinitis

  • Cervicalgia

  • Cervical Stenosis

  • Cervical Radiculopathy

  • Acute Closed Lock

  • Trismus

  • Trigeminal Neuaralgia

  • Occipital Neuralgia

  • Bell's Palsy

  • Lefort I, II, III

  • Sagittal Split Osteotomy

  • Modified Condylectomy

Perhaps you have some questions and you think it would be better to speak to someone at Ried Physical Therapy first so you can be 100% sure that we can help you.
A Doctor of Physical Therapy will perform a thorough history and examination of your injuries in order to see if Ried Physical Therapy would benefit you.